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Nickles from Heaven

Nickles from Heaven

This documentary recounts the experiences of the first African-American soldiers to be designated as U.S. paratroopers and celebrates their long-overlooked contributions to the war effort. [57 minutes] TV-G Closed Captioning

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Program Description: This documentary recounts the experiences of the first African-American soldiers to be designated as U.S. paratroopers and celebrates their long-overlooked contributions to the war effort.

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