Extras

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The War

Rationing and Recycling

During the war everything seemed to be rationed or in short supply:

Rationing and Recycling

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Here Lie Three Americans

LIFE magazine published the first image of dead American servicemen in the 9/20/43 issue.

Here Lie Three Americans

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Kinship

Marines Pete Arias and Bill Lansford land on Iwo Jima.

Kinship

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'Knew I'd Killed Men'

Fighter pilot Quentin Aanenson recalls the first time he knew he'd "killed men."

'Knew I'd Killed Men'

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FDR: Day of Infamy

FDR speaks to the country following the attack on Pearl Harbor.

FDR: Day of Infamy

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D-Day Invasion

On June 6, 1944 a million and a half Allied troops embark on the invasion of France.

D-Day Invasion

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African-Americans Troops Training

The armed forces of the United States remained strictly segregated.

African-Americans Troops Training

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Pearl Harbor: The Attack

Daniel Inouye was preparing to go to church when the attack on Pearl Harbor began.

Pearl Harbor: The Attack

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A World Without War | Preview

Watch a preview of Episode Seven: A World Without War, March 1945 - Dec. 1945.

A World Without War | Preview

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The Ghost Front | Preview

Watch a preview of Episode Six: The Ghost Front, Dec. 1944 - March 1945.

The Ghost Front | Preview

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FUBAR | Preview

Watch a preview of Episode Five: FUBAR, Sept. 1944 - Dec. 1944.

FUBAR | Preview

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Pride of Our Nation | Preview

Watch a preview of Episode Four: Pride of Our Nation, June 1944 - Aug. 1944.

Pride of Our Nation | Preview

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A Deadly Calling | Preview

Watch a preview of Episode Three: A Deadly Calling, Nov. 1943 - June 1944

A Deadly Calling | Preview

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When Things Get Tough | Preview

Watch a preview of Episode Two: When Things Get Tough, Jan. 1943 - Dec. 1943.

When Things Get Tough | Preview

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A Necessary War | Preview

Watch a preview of Episode One: A Necessary War.

A Necessary War | Preview