Conversations with Our Greatest Generation

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Beginning October 28, 2020, join the AVC for a weekly series of online ‘Conversations with Our Greatest Generation.’ As we commemorate the 75th anniversary of the end of World War II, noted Americans including Tom Brokaw, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff GEN Mark Milley, and Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. CQ Brown will be joined by surviving heroes of WWII (such as D-Day hero Ray Lambert) for a weekly series of conversations. Read More

American Valor: We Stand Together

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The AVC is proud to announce the continuation of our Emmy-winning annual television special, American Valor: We Stand Together, premiering nationwide this Veterans Day weekend on local ABC, CBS, NBC, and Fox stations. Hosted by Terry Crews, American Valor salutes the stories that have inspired us for the last 75 years of our shared history. Read More

2020 National Memorial Day Parade

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Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the 2020 National Memorial Day Parade was reimagined as an original television special titled: The National Memorial Day Parade: America Stands Tall. Visit the parade’s page to learn more about this special edition of the parade. Read More

 

Veterans Chronicles

Veterans Chronicles

Veterans Chronicles is an hour-long program that tells the stories of America’s greatest heroes in their own words.

Full episodes are available here, as well as on YouTube, iTunes, and Spreaker.

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AVC Oral Histories

D-Day Hero Frank DeVita Recalls Lowering the Ramp in ‘First Wave’ at Omaha Beach

Frank DeVita was in charge of lowering the ramp, the only thing shielding troops from the USS Samuel Chase from rapid enemy gunfire, during the first wave on D-Day. His chilling experience would haunt him for the rest of his life. Watch as he tells his remarkable story of service and sacrifice. Read More

World War II Chronicles

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World War II Chronicles is a radio documentary series produced by Radio America and the American Veterans Center.

From overviews of battles to intimate stories of veterans, World War II Chronicles covers the entirety of the US in the conflict, week by week, so don’t forget to subscribe!

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