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Iwo Jima was arguably the toughest battle the Marines had ever faced. The courage and sacrifice of the men who fought to secure the eight square miles of stinking sulfur rock and volcanic ash will never be forgotte...
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Japanese airplanes attack US Navy warships off Saipan during the Mariana Islands offensive.
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During WWII, The USS John Burke was hit by a Kamikaze causing a massive explosion from all the ammunition stored inside. All 68 crew member perished in the explosion.
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A documentary about how the sailors of the USS Pampanito lived and what they went through.
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Early in the morning of December 16, 1944, German troops began an assault on U.S. and Allied forces in Europe. The Battle of the Bulge had begin. Seventy years later, VA’s Digital Media Engagement team sat down with f...
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World War II veterans visit Iwo Jima for the 70th anniversary Mar. 21 in commemoration of the end of World War II.
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Cameras capture a B24 Bomber plane getting shot, bursting into flames and crashing. This plane was nicknamed "Brief". Serial Number 44-42058.
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An unknown American navy destroyer gets hit by a Japanese kamikaze during World War 2.
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Royal Navy experts have destroyed a Second World War German mine - sending a plume of water nearly 1,000ft into the air. The 1,500lb (680kg) air-dropped mine was found on the seabed in The Solent, around a mile off...
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Franklin Spencer (Sarge) is an elderly Army veteran with dementia and PTSD. He longs to escape his nursing home to be with his granddaughter for her high school graduation, but is confronted at every turn by the unrul...
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Discover the most daring covert operations, ingenious spy gadgets and cunning military deceptions that forever changed the course of history. Painstakingly researched with previously classified footage from private so...
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The Battle of Midway chronicles a significant moment in U.S. History, as have other Ford films like Young Mr. Lincoln (1939) and My Darling Clementine (1946), but the focus here is on ordinary Americans filmed at the ...