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HALLOWED GROUNDS

June 2015 (check local listings)

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Hallowed Grounds

Pay a visit to America’s extraordinary overseas military cemeteries and learn about their creation.

  • Original Broadcast: 5/25/2009
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HALLOWED GROUNDS provides a rare visit to America's extraordinary overseas military cemeteries. There are 23 World War I and World War II American military cemeteries in England, France, the Netherlands, Luxembourg, Belgium, Italy, Tunisia and the Philippines. The program weaves historical elements with contemporary scenes of the cemeteries and powerful stories about the men and women who are buried in them. It contains interviews with formal and informal historians and witnesses to the wars and the creation of the cemeteries.

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