History

  • German Jets & V1/v2 Flying Machines

    Movie

    On July 25, 1944, a Mosquito reconnaissance aircraft belonging to the No.544 squadron barely escaped destruction in the first air-to-air encounter with the revolutionary new German fighter, the Messerschmitt Me-262. This plane represented a new generation of highly advanced combat types, employin...

  • Battleground Season 1

    1 season

    Season 1 of Battleground - Featuring historic films from WWII, the Korean War, the Vietnam War and more.

  • A Time For Honor: Stories from Vietnam

    Movie

    A Time For Honor tells five stories from one small area of rural Illinois, all of which take place during 1968, the height of America's involvement in the Vietnam War.

  • The Man Who Shot the Great War

    Movie

    Described as a photographic discovery of the century, this documentary uncovers the remarkable story of Lance Corporal George Hackney.

  • Communist Blueprint for Conquest

    Movie

    This documentary delves into the methods and tactics of Communism in order to recruit more members.

  • Wings Up
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    Wings Up

    Movie

    One of the most successful recruitment of all time, starring Jimmy Stewart and directed by John Huston.

  • Missing in Action: The LTC Faith Story

    Movie

    This is the true story of Lt. Col. Don Faith an infantry commander during the Korean war and Medal of Honor recipient. This short documentary highlights Lt. Col. Faith's heroic actions in North Korea, which resulted in receiving the Medal of Honor.

  • The Korea Story

    Movie

    The Korea Story provides a report after the Korean War. The Republic of Korea (South Korea) was supported by the United Nations and fought against the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (North Korea).

  • The Wing: Cold Warriors

    Movie

    Experience the thrill of flying in this documentary with rare aerial footage

  • The Negro Soldier

    Movie

    The history of and contributions made by black Americans in the armed forces from the Revolutionary War to the 1940s.

  • This is Korea!

    Movie

    Director John Ford's documentary focuses on the beginnings of the Korean War after North Korean troops have invaded South Korea and battled U.S., South Korean and United Nations forces.

  • The Crime of Korea

    Movie

    Go back in time and experience the rare footage of a report on Korea after its liberation from Japan.

  • Wings Over Water

    Movie

    Film highlights include archival footage of some of the most terrifying and intense airspace battles fought and interviews with veterans.

  • How Hitler Lost the War

    Movie

    Most professional historians and amateur enthusiasts believe that the allies WON World War II. This extraordinary film looks at Adolf Hitler in a different light and shows, moment by moment, how Hitler and his strategists lost the war.

  • Winning Your Wings

    Movie

    Inspirational short film designed to encourage recruits for the American Army Air Forces.

  • Iwo Jima, Red Blood Black Sand

    Movie

    Iwo Jima, a tiny island 660 miles from Tokyo was defended by 21,000 Japanese soldiers determined to fight to the death. Veterans and rare combat footage brings the bloodiest battle in Marine Corps history to life.

  • Return to Honor

    Movie

    A documentary about soldiers returning and the citizens who honor them. A community seeks to honor the sacrifices of the men and women of the United States military who have been injured in the global war on terrorism.

  • A Motion Picture History of the Korean War

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    The post-war state of South Korea featuring President Truman and more.

  • Submarine Warfare of World War II

    Movie

    Military weapons history.

  • Bomber
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    Bomber

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    Carl Sandburg narrates this short documentary chronicling the manufacture, assembly and flight of the bomber aircraft.

  • The Memphis Belle: A Story of a Flying Fortress

    Movie

    Experience the American Journey through our country's visual heritage in this historical recording provided by the National Archives of the United States.

  • History of the Air Force: 1965-1977

    Movie

    The culmination of a controversial war. The troops return home and aid in disaster relief.

  • One Year in Korea

    Movie

    A report on the war's first year with rare footage of U.S. forces, General MacArthur and more.

  • A Day in Vietnam

    Movie

    A Day in Vietnam documents the life of serving as a soldier in the Vietnam War.