Active Duty is an online collection of news reports, an online diary and video from the 211th Engineering Company's recent tour in Afghanistan.
SDPB Radio looks at the state's role in this global conflict with a one-hour documentary, DAKOTA HEROES. The program earned a prestigious national Edward R. Murrow Award for documentary in 2002, one of the top journalism awards in the country.
This episode looks at how our citizens participated in the war efforts of our nation "on the home front."
HOMEFRONT: South Dakota Stories
Homefront and War stories that were shared with us; we are honored to share them with you.
Igloo, South Dakota: The Utopia That War Built (Interesting SD History) In 1941, as the US prepared for the possibility of entry into WWII, the Army’s Ordnance Department sought to vastly increase its weapons and ammunition storage facilities. A site was selected between Edgemont and the small village of Provo.
Korean War Memorial and Survivor Stories
South Dakota Public Broadcasting’s coverage of the parade and dedication, Survivor Stories and more.
Vietnam War Survivor Stories
A documentary featuring Vietnam War veterans recounting some of their most poignant memories of their time overseas, their homecomings, and how Vietnam affected them as a person.
WWII Memorial Dedication
South Dakota Public Broadcasting’s coverage of the parade and dedication