Follow the lives of soldiers who lived World War II, through previously unseen color footage.
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 Himself - Narrator (10 episodes, 2009)
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 Himself (archive footage) (9 episodes, 2009)
Charles Scheffel ...
 Himself (6 episodes, 2009)
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 Jack Werner (5 episodes, 2009)
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 Charles Scheffel (5 episodes, 2009)
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 Robert Sherrod (5 episodes, 2009)
Jack Werner ...
 Himself (5 episodes, 2009)
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Follow the lives of soldiers who lived World War II, through previously unseen color footage.

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The Only Ones to See the War Like This, Are the Ones Who Lived It


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Absolutely Gripping
20 November 2009 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I cannot get enough of this series. I think it is the best done thus far. It is much better than Ken Burns's documentary, in my opinion.

The footage is unbelievable. The personal stories are heart wrenching. I love the way they go back and forth from the actual people, who are in their 80's now, and the actors voicing the story. Perfect. WWII In HD is well thought out and produced documentary. They could easily take this and turn into a dramatic mini-series. Hmmm, note to self...

It also has a great soundtrack. I wonder if they will offer it in stores or online.It's just so moving. Well done. Now let's see one on Korea and Vietnam.


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