Wargaming is proud to be taking part in an educational mission through sponsoring the 2015 reunion of actors from Band of Brothers – the influential, Second World War historical drama made by HBO. The purpose of the reunion is to benefit the World War II Foundation – a non-profit organisation whose mission is to preserve […]

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America in WWII Magazine did a review of the World War II Foundation film “Above and Beyond” for their February 2015 issue. “Above and Beyond” is the eleventh film produced by the WWII Foundation in association with Tim Gray Media. The WWII Foundation recently completed its 12th film: “Omaha Beach: Honor and Sacrifce” and has […]

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OF VILLIANS AND HEROES: Tim Gray, seen here at the Providence World War II memorial, has made a dozen films about the participants of World War II. PBN PHOTO/RUPERT WHITELEY By Patricia Daddona PBN Staff Writer Tim Gray, a University of Rhode Island graduate, has written, produced and directed 12 documentary films to date. His […]

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Kingston, RI-After wrapping up its 12th film “Omaha Beach: Honor and Sacrifice” narrated by Baseball Hall of Fame broadcaster Tim McCarver, Tim Gray Media and the non-profit WWII Foundation have begun work on “A Final Toast: Doolittle’s Raiders”. The general story of the April 18, 1942 Doolittle Raid has been told in books and movies. […]

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The elderly white haired man stood in the lobby of the posh Mayflower Hotel in Washington, DC unnoticed. All the man did was help save the world. James “Pee Wee” Martin wasn’t taking selfies or uploading pictures to Facebook or Instagram or texting anyone. He wasn’t posting his status or what he was going to […]

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URI grads Tim Gray ’89 (right) and Steve Melnikoff ’51 (left) at Omaha Beach, Normandy in June 2014. Tim Gray Degree: Journalism Career: Founder and chairman, The World War II Foundation Tim Gray picked up a World War II encyclopedia when he was six years old and couldn’t put it down. The battles, the soldiers, […]

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Media Contact: Elizabeth Rau, 401-874-2116- Tim Gray has written, produced and directed 12 documentary films through his nonprofit, World War II Foundation- KINGSTON, R.I., Oct. 8, 2014 – In a few years, most World War II veterans will be gone. Tim Gray wants to interview them now – before it’s too late. Gray is a […]

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While visiting the Normandy American Cemetery, D-Day veterans from Rhode Island are approached by French students. The French have been taught from a very early age about what these American men did for them, liberating their country on June 6, 1944. These elderly men are heroes to these teenagers and school children.

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Actors from one of televison’s most popular series ever, Band of Brothers, will gather one final time in Normandy, France in 2015 to recognize the 70th anniversary of the end of World War II. The event in 2014, marking the 70th anniversary of D-Day, was a great success, so the actors have […]

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The World War II Foundation and Tim Gray Media is now in the post-production phase of ‘Omaha Beach: Honor and Sacrifice’. The documentary will be narrated by Major League Baseball Hall of Fame Broadcaster Tim McCarver. On D-Day, June 6, 1944, the green 29th Infantry Division faced some of the most brutal fighting on Omaha […]

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Why support the mission of the non-profit World War II Foundation? Click on this video to find the answer to why our efforts are time-critical and so very important.

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The World War II Foundation is pleased to announce that three very well-known names will be lending their voices and talents to the one-hour documentary chronicling the incredible World War II Pacific escape of Jefferson, Georgia native Damon “Rocky” Gause. Kyle Chandler, Prime-Time Emmy Award-winning actor for his role in NBC’s Friday Night Lights as […]

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