GI Jews: Jewish Americans in World War II

Our Lives Depended on Each Other

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"In combat together, our lives depended on each other." Jewish veterans and experts talk about preconceptions about Jews in the World War II era and the prevailing value of character over religion in the U.S. Armed Forces.

Aired: 04/11/18

Rating: NR

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Those Who Served in World War II

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Those Who Served in World War II

Bea Abrams Cohen is among the veterans who share their stories in the film. Also see Carl Reiner, Mel Brooks, Robert M. Morgenthau and other interviewees during their days of World War II service with the U.S. military.

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