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Homefront and Warfront: World War II

  • Aired: 01/01/1994
  • 01:26:41
  • Rating: NR
This documentary explores the experiences of Capital Region residents who worked in factories and arsenals, and those who served in the military, both abroad and at home, during World War II. Drawing on modern-day interviews with historians and those involved in the war effort as well as archival footage, the film offers a compelling history of the World War II era and of our local communities.
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A close look at WWII through the eyes of Capital Region veterans, residents and workers.
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