Soon to be a Documentary Film Airing on American Public Television Newsreel Video Click Here We follow a crew of explorers, led by Chicago restaurateur Richard Portillo, to Bougainville, New Guinea (northern Solomon Islands, Southwest Pacific) as they trek through dense jungle and deep mud to visit the remote site of the plane wreck of […]

Read more

PT 120 is a half-hour documentary from the World War II Foundation focusing on the life of a PT (Patrol Torpedo Boat) crewman in the Pacific in World War II. Tom Plymesser made 48 patrols on the PT 120 in the areas of New Guinea and New Britain in WWII. He saw extensive action against […]

Read more

Oxford, Conn. – March 24, 2018 – The Tunison Foundation, a non-profit organization that owns and operates World War II era aircraft, today announced a strategic partnership between their D-Day Squadron and the World War II Foundation. The groups will collaborate to further the understanding and appreciation of the veterans of World War II, citizen […]

Read more

Chronicles the story of several Marines of the famed 1st Marine Division who landed in the opening wave of the invasion of the island on August 7, 1942. The landings on Guadalcanal represented the United States’ first sea/land offensive of WWII following the attack on Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941. Example of our Drone Video […]

Read more

Filmed On Location on Iwo Jima   Iwo Jima: 75 Years Later This 75th anniversary of Iwo Jima documentary focuses on the personal stories of three United States Marines (Sammy Bernstein, Medal of Honor recipient Woody Willams and Pat Femino). Bernstein and Femino of the 5th Marine Division beat the odds to spend all 36 […]

Read more

Washington, DC (September 7, 2017) – The World War II Foundation has tapped retired Marine Major General Andrew (Drew) B. Davis as its CEO. Davis will focus on advancing the nonprofit’s mission to educate and inspire current and future generations about the compelling war stories of the Greatest Generation. Davis’ military, business and nonprofit management […]

Read more

MANCHESTER, N.H. – The Manchester Monarchs are proud to announce that prior to the “American Pride Night” game Mar. 5, against the Orlando Solar Bears, local women and men of the military will play a game against the Boston Bruins Alumni at the Verizon Wireless Arena. The game is brought to you by the World […]

Read more
Page 1 of 212