SOUTH KINGSTOWN, R.I. — The World War II Foundation, headquartered on Wakefield’s Main St., has added an important piece of the war’s history to its Global Education Center. The foundation has received a piece of the USS Arizona, which was sunk during the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor. Less than 100 museums have received a […]

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This documentary focuses on the famed Japanese admiral, Isoroku Yamamoto, who was against war with the United States of America and Japan’s Axis relationship with Germany and Italy in World War II, yet when asked (advised strongly) to put his personal feelings aside, planned Japan’s sneak attack on Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941 and […]

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

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Steve Belichick: War and Football chronicles the story of the father of Five-Time Super Bowl winning New England Patriots Head Coach Bill Belichick. Steve Belichick’s amazing NFL story, his service to his country in World War II in the United States Navy in both Europe and the Pacific and his decades long coaching career at […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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Narrated by Jon Seda (The Pacific, Chicago P.D.) Actor Jon Seda (The Pacific, Chicago P.D.) will narrate of 1st to Fight: A Marine’s Story in the Pacific, a film focusing on the Americans of the famed 1st Marine Division who took part in the United States’ first major land/air offensive of World War II on the […]

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