National Memorial Day Concert

Sunday, May 29, 2016, 8/7c

On the eve of Memorial Day, a star-studded lineup will grace the stage for one of PBS’ highest-rated programs. For over 25 years, this multiple-award-winning television event has honored the military service and sacrifice of all our men and women in uniform, their families at home, and those who have made the ultimate sacrifice for our country. The program will be hosted by Tony Award winner Joe Mantegna and Emmy Award winner Gary Sinise.

Funding is provided by Lockheed Martin Corporation, the National Park Service, the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, the Department of the Army, General Dynamics and American Airlines.

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National Memorial Day Concert

Remembering Vietnam

Americans remember friends and loved ones who never returned home from Vietnam.

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Remembering Vietnam

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National Memorial Day Concert

Who Will You Honor and Remember on Memorial Day?

MAJ Marissa Alexander (USA) honors her husband who was killed in Afghanistan.

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Who Will You Honor and Remember on Memorial Day?

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National Memorial Day Concert

2016 National Memorial Day Concert Featured Highlights

Watch a preview of the 2016 National Memorial Day Concert.

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2016 National Memorial Day Concert Featured Highlights

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National Memorial Day Concert

2016: Arlington WWII Hero

Learn why Alton Knappenberger was dubbed a “one-man army” after the WWII Battle of Anzio.

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2016: Arlington WWII Hero

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National Memorial Day Concert

2016: Journey from Vietnam

Jack Farley was one of 75,000 Americans severely injured serving in the Vietnam War.

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2016: Journey from Vietnam

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National Memorial Day Concert

2016: Gold Star Parents

Join Gold Star Mother Paula Davis on a visit to Arlington National Cemetery.

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2016: Gold Star Parents

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National Memorial Day Concert

2016 National Memorial Day Concert Preview

Watch the 2016 National Memorial Day Concert on Sunday, May 29 at 8/7c on PBS.

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2016 National Memorial Day Concert Preview

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Video thumbnail: National Memorial Day Concert The National Anthem at the U.S. Capitol

National Memorial Day Concert

The National Anthem at the U.S. Capitol

American Idol Nick Fradiani performs ‘The Star-Spangled Banner.’

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The National Anthem at the U.S. Capitol

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Video thumbnail: National Memorial Day Concert 2015 National Memorial Day Concert Featured Highlights

National Memorial Day Concert

2015 National Memorial Day Concert Featured Highlights

Learn about the stories featured on the 2015 National Memorial Day Concert.

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2015 National Memorial Day Concert Featured Highlights

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Video thumbnail: National Memorial Day Concert The End of WWII: Stories of Courage

National Memorial Day Concert

The End of WWII: Stories of Courage

Join WWII veterans as they reflect on their service and their fallen brothers.

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The End of WWII: Stories of Courage

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