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Stories Tagged "military"

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Glen McDole - Tribute to a WWII Veteran (#301)

posted on September 8, 2009 at 7:20 PM

Glen McDole - Tribute to a WWII Veteran  (#301)
Glen McDole, was a veteran of World War II who was held hostage by the Japanese, and lived to tell his story in a book and on Iowa Public Television. He died on September 3, 2009, and this is a brief tribute to him. 00:38 Read More »

Robert B.J. Jackson - Iraq Veteran and Amputee (#0)

posted on March 26, 2009 at 1:50 PM

The latest war in Iraq has found Iowans again risking life and limb in the line of duty. This reality hit home recently when we heard the story of specialist Robert Jackson, an Iowa National Guard soldier who had to have both legs amputated after... Read More »

Discussion: Aviation and Iowa's Economy (#168)

posted on July 18, 2008 at 11:48 AM

Discussion: Aviation and Iowa's Economy  (#168)
Iowa officials discuss general aviation in Iowa, infrastructure needs and potential employment options. 14:44 Read More »

Iowa's General Aviation in Smaller Airports (Full Program) (#168)

posted on July 18, 2008 at 10:40 AM

Iowa's General Aviation in Smaller Airports (Full Program) (#168)
Full Program: Iowa Journal looks at the economic impact of General Aviation in the state. 27:40 Read More »

What Should You Know About the Korean War? (Full Program) (#161)

posted on May 26, 2008 at 12:00 AM

What Should You Know About the Korean War? (Full Program) (#161)
Full Program: It was the bloodiest foreign war in U.S. history, but what do you know about the Korean War? This is a primer. 27:46 Read More »

Discussion: Korean War and Iowa Veterans (#161)

posted on May 22, 2008 at 5:26 PM

Discussion: Korean War and Iowa Veterans (#161)
Senator Jack Kibbie talks about his experiences as a Korean War Sergeant First Class, and about legislation he's working on for Iowa veterans. 15:10 Read More »

Senate President Jack Kibbie's Korean War Experience (Web Exclusive) (#161)

posted on May 22, 2008 at 5:22 PM

Senate President Jack Kibbie's Korean War Experience (Web Exclusive) (#161)
President of the Iowa Senate, Jack Kibbie, tells of his experiences during the Korean War. 11:27 Read More »

Korean War and Iowa Veterans (Feature) (#161)

posted on May 22, 2008 at 10:31 AM

Korean War and Iowa Veterans (Feature) (#161)
The bloodiest foreign war in U.S. history is also its least-known. Learn about the Korean War on The Iowa Journal. 04:23 Read More »

Five Years of War in Iraq - The Effects on Iowa (Full Program) (#144)

posted on March 25, 2008 at 12:00 AM

Five Years of War in Iraq - The Effects on Iowa (Full Program) (#144)
Full Program: The Iowa Journal examines the economic costs to Iowa of the war in Iraq. 26:45 Read More »

The Fifth Anniversary of the War in Iraq (#144)

posted on March 24, 2008 at 11:08 AM

The Fifth Anniversary of the War in Iraq (#144)
The Iowa Journal examines the economic costs to Iowa of the war in Iraq. 05:19 Read More »

Iowans in World War II - Part 2 (Full Program) (#116)

posted on September 5, 2007 at 9:52 AM

Iowans in World War II - Part 2 (Full Program) (#116)
Full Program: In the spirit of Ken Burns' PBS documentary "The War," Assignment Iowa is looking back at some of our most compelling stories of World War II - tales of Iowa men and women who helped preserve our liberties. 27:45 Read More »

Iowans in World War II - Part 1 (Full Program) (#115)

posted on September 5, 2007 at 9:52 AM

Iowans in World War II - Part 1 (Full Program) (#115)
Full Program: In the spirit of Ken Burns' PBS documentary "The War," Assignment Iowa is looking back at some of our most compelling stories of World War II - tales of Iowa men and women who helped preserve our liberties. 27:45 Read More »

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