Remembering East Tennessee's War Heros

Knoxville (WVLT) - The stories of East Tennessee World War Two veterans stories will now be preserved forever.

The premier of the film "East Tennessee's Stories: World War II," kicked-off the Veteran's History Project Friday morning.

East Tennessee Public Television and East Tennessee Veterans Memorial Association partnered with the Library of Congress to honor east Tennessee veterans through the project.

The effort hopes to capture and preserve the histories for generations for years to come.

The project contains U.S. veterans' first-hand accounts of experiences during our nation's war efforts.

For more information on the Veterans' History Project, click on the link below.

Join the Conversation!

To comment, the following rules must be followed:

  • No Obscenity, Profanity, Vulgarity, Racism or Violent Descriptions
  • No Negative Community Comparisons
  • No Fighting, Name-calling, or Personal Attacks
  • Multiple Accounts are Not Allowed
  • Stay on Story Topic

Comments may be monitored for inappropriate content, but the station is under no legal obligation to do so.
If you believe a comment violates the above rules, please use the Flagging Tool to alert a Moderator.
Flagging does not guarantee removal.

Multiple violations may result in account suspension.
Decisions to suspend or unsuspend accounts are made by Station Moderators.
Links require admin approval before posting.
Questions may be sent to Please provide detailed information.

powered by Disqus


6450 Papermill Drive Knoxville, TN 37919 Phone - (865) 450-8888; Fax - (865) 450-8869
Copyright © 2014 WVLT-TV Inc. - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 10112186 -
Gray Television, Inc.