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Veteran Stories

View this collection of Postcards stories told by Veterans in the Pioneer PBS viewing area. 

 

Each individual story is worth a watch.  If you know a Veteran with a good story, please let us know

 

If you like what you see, watch more Postcards videos here: https://video.pioneer.org/show/postcards/

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1969 USS Enterprise Fire

Woody Peet, Dave Jerpseth and Lynell Leasman talk about the USS Enterprise Fire.

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Majestic Chaos

The biggest bomb in US history detonated on March 1 1954 & USMC veteran Bob Bormann saw it

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Postcards: Dave Hansen, Vietnam Veteran

Learn about the Vietnam War from Dave Hanson and the ongoing struggle with PTSD.

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Craig Tschetter, Vietnam War Vet

Learn about the the book Fifteen Minutes Ago: A Vietnam War Memoir by Craig Tschetter.

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Inventor Don Husby

Don Husby secured more than 25 patents for his lighting inventions and other innovations.

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WWII Story

96-year-old Robert Millsaps tells his story of service in WWII.

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WWII Museum Boxcar

A 118 year old railroad boxcar finds a new home at the center of a WWII museum exhibit.

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Vietnam Story

Charlie Hettling talks about his experience as a soldier during the Vietnam War.

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Fagen Fighters & History Preservation

Learn more about Fagen Fighters WWII Museum in Granite Falls, Minnesota.

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World War II Veteran

Hear a story from a World War II vet told at the Fagen Fighters Museum in Granite Falls.

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Willmar War Memorial Room

Willmar War Auditorium is featured.

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Earl Orr

Memories from US Navy veteran, Earl W. Orr.

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War Stories: Stan Reeves

Local veteran tells his story at the Fagen Fighters WWII Museum.

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Honor Flight Southwest Minnesota, Part 1

A documentary detailing a trip to Washington D.C. by 100 World War II veterans from SW MN.

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Honor Flight Southwest Minnesota, Part 2

An overview of 2010 programming produced by Pioneer Public Television.