Retired Major General John Raaen was a young Army Captain on Omaha Beach, D-Day in 1944.
Air Force fighter jet pilot Chuck Brega got to Korea in 1954 after the shooting had stopped.
He was born in Japan. He wanted to come to America because he knew that his life would be better. In 1970 Jimmy Nishimura was drafted into the United States Army.
Admiral Snyder recounts his experiences in the Navy and shares his front row account of the Cuban Missile Crisis.
WWII Veteran Jack Thurman turned twenty years old during the battle of Iwo Jima.
What did WWII Veteran John Dettling witness when the Americans freed Buchenwald and other Concentration Camps? How did John Dettling and two other colleagues capture over 30 Germans?
WWII Veteran, Jody Lander, was involved in three of the major battles in the European theater during WWII: D-Day, Operation Market Garden and Battle of the Bulge.
Dallas, Texas boy Jody Lander was drafted into the Army in 1943. Jody volunteered to become a paratrooper because he thought it would be exciting.
WWII Veteran Lloyd Wade, a paratrooper with the 11th Airborne, helped free 2700 Americans and Allied soldiers from Los Banos prison camp in Manila, Philippines. Tune in Sunday to learn about the 11th’s well-executed plan to jump in just as the Japanese put down their rifles for their morning exercises.
Young Minnesota farm boy Luther Bergeland shipped off to Europe in 1945