The American St. Nick and Omaha Beach: Honor and Sacrifice took home 3 Emmy Awards at the 39th annual Boston/New England Emmy Awards Dinner held on June 4th at the Westin/Copley Hotel in Boston, Massachusetts. Tim Gray took home an Emmy for Outstanding Writer for a documentary film for the American St. Nick, while Omaha […]

Read more

One of the first to invade Omaha Beach on June 6, 1944, Don McCarthy, 92, clearly recalls the events of that day. By Mark Patinkin Journal Columnist Posted May. 28, 2016 @ 3:50 pm He is 92 and one of the few left who can still testify about D-Day — and whether it was really […]

Read more

The World War II Foundation’s documentary film “Doolittle’s Raiders: A Final Toast has been nominated for an Outstanding Historical/Cultural Documentary Emmy Award in the just announced results from the Washington, DC/Capital Region Emmy Awards Chapter. The film was produced in cooperation with the American Veterans Center in Washington, DC. Overview of the film: The bottle […]

Read more

(NG) “The American St. Nick”, a touching film capturing the friendship between US soldiers and the Luxembourg town of Wiltz, has received five Emmy nominations for the Boston/New England chapter of the Academy Awards. On June 4, the winners of the 39th edition Boston/New England Emmy Awards will be announced. “The American St. Nick” has […]

Read more

A staffer wheeled Ray Haerry, age 94, into a lounge at West View Nursing & Rehabilitation Center. He wore rumpled jeans, a beige jacket and a cap bearing the insignia of one of history’s most famous ships — the battleship Arizona. Haerry was a 19-year-old sailor on its massive deck when the Japanese bombed it […]

Read more

SOUTH KINGSTOWN – World War II Foundation/Tim Gray Media documentary films were nominated for eight regional Emmy Awards at the 39th annual Boston/New England Awards competition. Nominations were announced Tuesday night in Boston. Films nominated include: “Omaha Beach: Honor and Sacrifice” and “The American St. Nick.” Both documentaries are airing now on PBS stations. “It’s […]

Read more

Kingston, RI-April 13, 2016-World War II Foundation/Tim Gray Media documentary films have been nominated for a total of 8 regional Emmy Awards at this year’s 39th annual Boston/New England Awards competition. Nominations were announced last night in Boston. Films nominated include: Omaha Beach: Honor and Sacrifice and The American St. Nick. Both documentaries are airing […]

Read more

World War II Foundation Chairman Tim Gray was interviewed on “My Hockey Live” during the 1st intermission of the Boston Bruins Alumni hockey game on March 5th. Gray spoke about the mission of the WWII Foundation. The Bruins alumni took on a team of recent veterans who wore team jerseys with the logo of the […]

Read more