In support of the much-anticipated Ken Burns' epic documentary about World War II, WXXI is pleased to host this site which details WXXI programming and outreach efforts surrounding the film.

Here you'll learn more about the documentary have the opportunity to submit your own story about WWII, see what WXXI's news department is producing around the subject matter, view a schedule of other war programs airing on our stations, read stories from the Library of Congress Veterans History Project and much more.

The War | PBS
   
Rochester Remembers

Listed Alphabetically

Richard Bedford

Fairport, NY
1st Lieutenant
8th Airforce
353 Fighter Group

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Albert Ceccanti

Rochester, NY
5th Rangers Battalion
France

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Vernal Christianson

Rochester, NY
Seaman 1st Class
U.S.S Lindsey DM32

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Lyle E. Dupra

Fairport, NY
Electrician's Mate
3rd Class
U.S. Naval Armed Guard

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Lester Freer

Scottsville, NY
V 12 Program
Enson LCT
Philippines

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Kenneth Glosser

Rochester, NY
Private 1st Class
102 Anti-Aircraft Artillery

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James La Pointe

Hilton, NY
Private 1st Class
24th Division, U.S. Army

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Coleen Roddy McPike

Palmyra, NY
USO Canteen Aide

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Ruth L Osborn

Caledonia, NY
War Plane Production
Detroit, San Diego, Los Angeles
"Ruth The Riveter"

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WXXI invites you to share your memories from
World War II with future generations.

Please use our Story Tool to Share your story and to explore other submissions.

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