A look at five real-life "Rosies," the reality of working in defense plants during World War II and then having to give up those jobs for returning GIs.
This 11-hour series analyzes the costs and consequences of the war that changed a generation and continues to color American thinking today.
In the summer of 1940, 10,000 children were sent from wartime Britain to the United States.
The first officially formed regiment of northern black soldiers who fought in the Civil War.
From the Revolutionary War to Operation Desert Storm - newly discovered letters read by celebrity actors tell of courage, longing, and sacrifice.
In the Philippines, Army Rangers liberated 513 prisoners of war three years after the Bataan Death March.
Insurmountable odds. Unforgiving conditions. Unyielding courage.
American prisoners of war in North Vietnam tell of their experiences at the Hanoi Hilton and other notorious prisons.