National Memorial Day Concert

The 2nd Ranger Company

Preview: Season 2021 | 3m 26s | Video has closed captioning.

An elite airborne unit, the 2nd Rangers were the Army’s only all-Black Ranger Company. On the cusp of our military’s integration, these trailblazing heroes changed attitudes and opened possibilities for all African American men and women in uniform. Watch the 2021 National Memorial Day Concert Sunday, May 30 8/7c to hear their story and for a tribute to all who served in the Korean War.

Aired: 05/18/21

Rating: NR

Problems Playing Video? | Closed Captioning

Funding is provided by the Horatio Alger Association of Distinguished Americans, the National Park Service, the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, the Department of the Army, General Dynamics and American Airlines.

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Wall of Remembrance

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