Synopsis by Sally Barber
Relive the triumphs, heroics, and tragedies of the men and women of the United States Army from 1776 to the Vietnam War and more. This program is part of a five-tape series profiling each branch of America's military. Ken Howard hosts the visually rich documentary and unfolds the Army's story through rare and restored footage, archival photos, artists' renditions, and compelling commentary. Film highlights include a look at the War of 1812, the Civil War, and Indian War. Other videos in the series include Anchors Aweigh: The United States Navy Story, The Wild Blue Yonder: The United States Air Force Story, Heritage of Glory: The United States Marine Corps Story, and Always Ready: The United States Coast Guard Story.
courage, war, women, armed-forces, army, military