Veterans Connections

On Two Fronts: Latinos & Vietnam

Tue, 09/22/2015 - 10:00pm

This film captures a complex aspect of the Vietnam War: the legacy of Latino veterans and their families during the conflict.

On Home Ground: Life After Service

Mon, 05/29/2017 - 9:00pm

Take an intimate look into the lives of three veterans who returned home to the Adirondacks after deployments in Iraq and Afghanistan

Military Episodes from NOVA On-Demand

NOVA offers a number of episodes related to military history, soldiers and veterans: Watch On-Demand

A Gathering of Heroes On-Demand

Recounts the stories of these ordinary men who became extraordinary heroes, as they gather one last time.

Navy SEALs – Their Untold Story On-Demand

Learn how the U.S. Navy SEALs morphed into the world’s most admired commandoes.

Maggie's War: A True Story of Courage, Leadership and Valor in World War II

Sat, 06/20/2015 - 8:00pm

Follow the evolution of a citizen into a fearless platoon leader, and the transformation of a young man into the most highly decorated officer in the history of the famed 82nd Airborne Division.

Service: When Women Come Marching Home

Mon, 08/10/2015 - 6:30pm

WXXI & the Veterans Outreach Center are pleased to host a FREE screening of this documentary that depicts the courage of several women veterans as they transition from active duty to civilian life. 

Escape in the Pacific: 1943

Tue, 11/15/2016 - 2:00pm

A dramatic, gripping account of one of the most remarkable incidents of World War II — the only successful group escape from a Japanese POW camp.

Eagles of Mercy

Fri, 11/11/2016 - 4:00pm

Former Army medics Robert Wright and Kenneth Moore recall their WWII experiences, including the rigors of basic training; parachuting into Normandy ahead of D-Day; and D-Day itself.

Reserved to Fight: America Reframed On-Demand

On-Demand

Reserved To Fight follows four Marines of Fox Company for four years through their postwar minefield of social and psychological reintegration into civilian life.

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