Video: American Experience
As television's longest-running, most-watched history series, American Experience brings to life the incredible characters and epic stories that helped form this nation.
Bob Conroy describes his experience of the battle in two clips. 03:42
Ed Stewart, Sergeant in the 84th Infantry, describes the sound of artillery fire. 01:07
H.W.O. Kinnard remembers General McAuliffe's reaction to the German surrender ultimatum. 02:13
In May of 1942, thousands of American soldiers began the building of the Alaska Highway. 00:31