In honor of Black History Month, we have gathered various clips paying tribute to our nation’s African American heroes, from the American Revolution through today.
From heroes of the First Rhode island Regiment, to the famed Tuskegee Airmen, AVC is featuring stories of valor throughout the month of February.
The AVC’s 21st Annual Conference was held from October 25-27, 2018 in downtown Washington, DC.
View photos, panel discussions, and highlights form the event here.
Colonel Arnald Gabriel is a veteran of the US Army’s 29th Infantry Division during World War II, participating in the Normandy invasion on D-Day and the Battle of the Bulge.
Listen to his emotional story here.
On August 21, 2015 three Americans, Anthony Sadler, Alek Skarlatos, and Spencer Stone received international acclaim when they thwarted a terrorist attack aboard a Paris-bound train.
Listen to them tell the story in their own words.
The Wounded Warrior Experience is the first event of the American Veterans Center’s Veterans Day Conference, and was held on October 25, 2018.
View highlights and watch the program here.
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!