Verdie's husband Harley is arrested for an old crime. John tries to prove his innocence or a way to avoid prison. John-Boy and Toni try to find Jason in France. Corabeth stops working at the store. Elizabeth puts off Drew to ride her horse. Written by
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The character Josh Foster was originally played by actor Todd Bridges
in episodes 6.2 "The Stray" and 7.8 "The Illusion". See more
Ben's chief petty officer wears the hat of a commissioned officer. See more
[narration as John 'John Boy' Walton, Jr. reading from his journal
By the spring of 1945 there were no young men left on Waltons Mountain, though with the Allied forces close to victory in Europe, hope grew that soon they'd be returning home. The cost of defending our freedoms ran high, and in our patriotic fervor we sometimes failed to realise that those freedoms were too often not evenly distributed.