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Act of Duty

  • Aired: 11/12/2000
  • 56:31
  • Rating: NR
This program uses the personal, real-life stories of more than two dozen Northeast Ohio veterans and archival footage to tell the story of Veterans Day. The program features an interview with retired General H. Norman Schwarzkopf, who shares his insights as commander of the Persian Gulf War, as well as opinions about his time in Vietnam and the role veterans play in America. Produced in 2000.
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Northeast Ohio men and women share their stories of battle and how it shaped their lives.
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