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Heroes From History: Chris Kyle and US Military Snipers

Today, February 2, is official Chris Kyle day in the State of Texas!

Join host Wes O’Donnell in this newest episode of Heroes From History as he visits Camp Pendleton to watch real Marine Corps snipers in action. He also takes a look at the life and death of Navy SEAL Chris Kyle, the deadliest sniper in U.S. Continue Reading

Heroes From History: Father Emil Kapaun

Father Emil Kapaun is the most decorated chaplain in U.S. military history. Join host Wes O'Donnell as we tell Father Kapaun's story of valor in the Korean War, while exploring one of the most magnificent Catholic Churches in Michigan.

Heroes From History- Episode 2- Milton Olive, III, Vietnam

Could I find the courage to jump on a grenade for friends? Could you? Check out this special Vietnam episode of HH.  Milton Lee Olive, III is featured in this week’s Heroes From History. Special thanks to the City of Chicago and YouTube user dpb018 at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4-uRw… for the amazing drone footage.

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Heroes From History- Episode 3- The USS Silversides Submarine

This month on a very special Heroes, we acknowledge the amazing wartime record of the SS-236 USS Silversides Gato-Class Submarine.

Join host Wes O’Donnell in this incredible episode dedicated to the US Navy and sailors who are forever on eternal patrol.

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Heroes From History With Wes O’Donnell, Episode 1

Episode 1- "Jumpin' Joe" Beyrle. Join our host Wes O'Donnell as we discover our first Hero From History in this ongoing series!

B-17 Bomber: A Flight into History

In the early 1940s, the U.S. Army built just over 13,000 Boeing B-17 planes – tanks in the air that would go on to help the allies win World War II.