Remembering Ojibwe Author and Vietnam Veteran Jim Northrup

August 3, 2016

“I realized then that surviving the peace was up to me.” We are sad to share the news that Jim…

Finding Private Gordon

June 10, 2014

Last year on WPT’s University Place, researchers from the University of Wisconsin-Madison outlined their search for the missing remains of United States Army Private…

The Many Faces of D-Day

June 2, 2014

My grandfather was drafted to serve in World War II soon after his 18th birthday. After leaving his Michigan home…

‘Coming Back’ Looks into the Personal Lives of Veterans

May 13, 2014

Over the years, Wisconsin Public Television has remained committed to supporting veterans through projects like the Wisconsin War Stories documentaries…

National Salute to Veterans

November 9, 2012

Watch the National Salute to Veterans at 7 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 11 on Wisconsin Public Television. Don’t miss your chance to…

Remembering Veterans from All Wars: The National Memorial Day Concert

May 24, 2012

This Memorial Day weekend, WPT continues a two-decades-long tradition of honoring the service and sacrifice of all our men and…

Stories these Vietnam veterans can never forget

November 9, 2011

Watch Vietnam War Stories at 8 p.m. Friday, Nov. 11 on Wisconsin Public Television. Last year, WPT premiered the Emmy…