Archival films from the Departments of War, Army and Navy are featured. Included: “A Day in Vietnam”; “Code of Honor” (with Charlton Heston); “The Invasion of Southern France”; “Medical Aspects of Nuclear Radiation”; “Patriotism: Have It Your Way” (with John Wayne); and the “Famous Generals” series.
A 1959 look at the events that led to the Korean War, and how U.S. air power helped stem the spread of communism into South Korea. Also: a 1951 report on the use of the Air Force during the Korean War.
John Wayne hosts “Patriotism: Have It Your Way,” a vintage Defense Department film that offers definitions of patriotism by U.S. citizens, including members of the Armed Forces and returning Vietnam POWs.
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Premiered: May 31, 2005
Premise: Historic films from WWII, the Korean War and the Vietnam War are featured.