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Eagles of Mercy

Eagles of Mercy

This documentary recounts a seldom-told chapter in the World War II narrative, picking up in the early hours of June 6, 1944, when two young American medics with the 101st Airborne "Screaming Eagles" parachuted into France. [56 minutes] TV-PG Closed Captioning

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Program Description: This documentary recounts a seldom-told chapter in the World War II narrative, picking up in the early hours of June 6, 1944, when two young American medics with the 101st Airborne "Screaming Eagles" parachuted into France.

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