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The War

The War

Reluctant

Ken Burns talks about his decision to make “The War.”

1:11

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Adding Sound

The filmmakers talk about adding sound to the amazing archived video.

1:51

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Chocolate Roast Beef

Ray Leopold discusses the mixture of food available at meal times

1:50

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Growing Up

Sam Hines talks about growing up in Minneapolis in 1941and the excitement of the service.

2:12

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Intimidating

“The War” was an intimidating project

2:21

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Iwo Jima

America needed to take Iwo Jima to secure a base for US Bombers.

11:23

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Joining Up

Burnett Miller, Ray Leopold and Sam Hynes talk about joining up during the war

4:39

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The Holocaust

Ray Leopold, Burnett Miller, Dwain Luce and others discuss the horror of the Holocaust

7:45

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What was it like

Ken Burns talks about what makes WWII so memorable.

0:46

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The War: Intro

Introduction to The War

5:35

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The War: Short Intro

Short Introduction to 'The War'

2:55

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The War: Why We Fight

Burnett Miller, Ray Leopold and Sam Hynes talk about why they fought.

4:39

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Babe Ciarlo in Anzio

Babe Ciarlo never revealed his experiences in his letters home.

5:52

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Battle of the Bulge

Tom Galloway finds himself on the front lines in the Battle of the Bulge

0:51

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D Day in Luverne

Al McIntosh writes about D-Day in the Rock County Star Herald.

5:10

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D Day Invasion

On June 6, 1944 a million and a half Allied troops embark on the invasion of France

2:13

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FDR: Day of Infamy

FDR speaks to the country following the attack on Pearl Harbor

1:29

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Here Lie Three Americans

LIFE magazine published the first image of dead American servicemen in the 9/20/43 issue

2:14

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Kinship

Marines Pete Arias and Bill Lansford land on Iwo Jima.

5:22

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Knew Id Killed Men

Fighter pilot Quentin Aanenson recalls the first time he knew he'd "killed men."

1:42

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