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Independent Lens | Red White Black & Blue | PBS

Duration: 56:16 (Full Program)
Program: Independent Lens #904

In 1942, 3,000 Japanese troops invaded the Aleutian Island of Attu in Alaska, the only invasion of American soil since the War of 1812. Sixty years later, two U.S. soldiers who fought on the remote island journey back to one of the worst battles of World War II, where they relive the 19-day combat that the American government kept secret.



Post Date: December 30, 2010