American Veteran

Episode 2: The Mission

Episode 2 | 55m 5s | Video has closed captioning.

Military life shapes servicemen and women in profound, unexpected ways. Veterans’ stories showcase the raw impact of these experiences: A Coast Guard recruit who helped ferry soldiers on D-Day. A pilot who remotely guided bomber drones over Afghanistan. A Marine who became the first Latina general. Hosted by Senator Tammy Duckworth, Iraq War Veteran (Army) and Purple Heart recipient.

Aired: 09/23/21

Expires: 01/31/22

Rating: TV-14

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