History

American War Stories: Vietnam Part 3

Sun, 05/28/2017 - 3:00pm

A 3 part series features the U.S. involvement in Southeast Asia in the '50s and '60s.

America Reframed: The Last Season

Tue, 05/30/2017 - 8:00pm

In the forests of Oregon's Cascade Mountains, bustling camps of migrant workers hunt the elusive matsutake mushroom. Here, Kouy Loch, a 46-year-old former platoon leader of Cambodia’s Khmer Freedom Fighters crosses paths with Roger Higgins, a 75-year-old veteran sniper with the U.S. Special Forces in Vietnam.  

Last Ring Home

Mon, 05/29/2017 - 8:30pm

The Last Ring Home is the story of Lt Minter Dial and his 1932 Annapolis Naval Academy ring that miraculously made its way home 17 years after he was killed as a POW of the Japanese in WWII.

Return to Normandy

Mon, 05/29/2017 - 8:00pm
Twenty-two World War II veterans are invited on a trip to attend the 70th anniversary celebration of the invasion of D-Day in Normandy, France.

 

Four-Four-Two, F Company at War On-Demand

The 442nd Regimental Combat Team was an infantry regiment in the United States Army comprised of Americans of Japanese ancestry. They fought in Italy and France during World War II against the German Army of Hitler's Third Reich, and a reputation for being a crack infantry unit.

Four-Four-Two, F Company at War

Mon, 05/29/2017 - 6:00pm

The 442nd Regimental Combat Team was an infantry regiment in the United States Army comprised of Americans of Japanese ancestry. They fought in Italy and France during World War II against the German Army of Hitler's Third Reich, and a reputation for being a crack infantry unit. Airs Monday May 29, 2017 at 6-6:30pm & 9-9:30pm on WXXI-World

Hunting In Wartime

Fri, 05/26/2017 - 6:00pm

The program profiles Tlingit veterans from Hoonah, Alaska who saw combat during the Vietnam War.  Airs Friday May 26, 2017 at 6-7pm & 9-10pm on WXXI-World

American Epic

Tue, 05/16/2017 - 9:00pm

(Rochester, NY)- American Epic explores the pivotal recording journeys at the height of the Roaring Twenties, when music scouts armed with cutting-edge recording technology captured the breadth of American music and discovered the artists that would shape our world.

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Front Lines: A Selected Shorts Memorial Day Special

Sun, 05/28/2017 - 9:00pm

(Rochester, NY) –  On Memorial Day, AM 1370 honors soldiers who have given their lives in battle, and remember also those who are still serving.  

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We Knew JFK: Unheard Stories from the Kennedy Archives

Sun, 05/21/2017 - 9:00pm

(Rochester, NY) – As we approach the 100th birthday of John F. Kennedy (May 29), AM 1370 is proud to bring its listener an hour-long radio documentary on the life of John F. Kennedy, told in oral history form, through the first-person recollections of those who knew him.

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