Home Away From Home: The Yanks in Ireland

Home Away From Home: The Yanks in Ireland

Cast: Walter Cronkite

     
 
The British Isles were a crucial base for Allied forces in World War II, providing both an unsinkable aircraft carrier and troop ship. Between 1942 and 1945, Northern Ireland was a temporary home for almost half a million American sailors, soldiers, and airmen. This documentary follows a group of American veterans back to the land that was their temporary home. These

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The British Isles were a crucial base for Allied forces in World War II, providing both an unsinkable aircraft carrier and troop ship. Between 1942 and 1945, Northern Ireland was a temporary home for almost half a million American sailors, soldiers, and airmen. This documentary follows a group of American veterans back to the land that was their temporary home. These veterans tell their stories about comrades lost and friends found within the Emerald Isle.

Product Details

Release Date:
01/01/2011
UPC:
0646032048292
Original Release:
1994
Source:
Janson Media
Time:
0:58:00

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