NBC's Richard Engel visits the family of Sgt. John Penich, a member of Viper Company killed by friendly fire in Afghanistan's "Valley of Death."
The original draft of Abraham Lincoln's Gettysburg Address is displayed at the Library of Congress for the first time in 23 years. Dr. James Billington, the Librarian of Congress, describes the mood of the country at the time the Address was delivered.
Media coverage of the solemn ceremony at Dover Air Force base for Sgt. Phillip Myers, killed in Afghanistan in April, 2009, is the first seen by the American public since a 1991 ban on coverage was lifted.
On the 50th anniversary of the D-Day invasion, the brave soldiers who landed in Normandy tell their stories.
NBC's Richard Engel reports on Memorial Day from Iraq where soldiers reflect on what it means to make to the ultimate sacrifice.
On the 60th anniversary of V-J Day, NBC's Brian Williams looks back at original footage of the momentous ceremony aboard the battleship Missouri when Japan formally surrendered after defeat in World War II.
1st Sgt. William Skiles, a 23-year Marine Corps veteran, describes a fierce April 2004 firefight in Fallujah that injured several Marines and killed two other young members of his squad.
NBC's John Palmer reports on Rolling Thunder, a Memorial Day tribute conducting by motorcycle-riding Vietnam War vets to help honor their dead and missing comrades.
NBC remembers the peaceful southern Pennsylvania farming town where the bloody, three-day Battle of Gettysburg changed the course of the Civil War.
Earl Morse, a retired Air Force Captain, is doing his part to honor and help World War II veterans visit their memorial in the nation's capital.
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