Battle of the Bulge

Battle of the Bulge

Throughout this project, we have had the opportunity to interview many soldiers telling their stories. One of those stories came from Bob Freesen captured by our cast member and friend, Flo Plana. Watching Flo interact with veterans, I am always struck with how...
Happy New Year!

Happy New Year!

Happy New Year! We hope that all of our readers have a blessed 2020. As Christian mentioned last week, our team is taking a break for the holidays to reconnect with family and friends. We hope that you enjoy our piece from last year.  A new year has begun, and I am...
Christmas Blessings

Christmas Blessings

Like many others, I find myself counting my blessings at this time of year. Also, like many others, I begin counting with my family and this year has been no different. As I ponder the blessings of my family this year, it is impossible to separate them from the work I...
WW2 Songs of Christmas

WW2 Songs of Christmas

The day started with a squeal of delight from the room next to mine. It was the day after Thanksgiving, and the children awoke to Christmas music from their clock radio. More than any other tradition, this signals the beginning of the holiday season in our home. As we...
Horror and Heroism at Pearl Harbor

Horror and Heroism at Pearl Harbor

“Tora! Tora! Tora!” Elated in the cockpit of his Nakajima B5N carrier-based torpedo bomber, Capt. Mitsuo Fuchida shouted into his headset, “Charge! Torpedo attack!” the code indicating that, as planned, in defiance of international law, the Japanese attack caught the...

5 WWII-Era Christmas Movies You Should Watch

‘Tis the season for warm, cozy nights spent enjoying holiday movies with loved ones. Our crew compiled a list of WWII-era films we recommend that are set around Christmas time. We’ve also included links to watch on Amazon Prime Music, but you can probably find...