Episodes

Stories of Sacrifice, Bonus Episode - Major Zachariah Fike, Purple Hearts Reunited

Interview with Major Zachariah Fike - Founder of the Veteran's non-profit Purple Hearts Reunited

Stories of Sacrifice - POW/MIAs - Hide and Seek at the West Point Cemetery EP 15

1LT Ira Cheaney’s remains were identified, then misplaced, then buried at West Point. Then the Army buried the report that showed they had buried the wrong remains.

Stories of Sacrifice - POW/MIAs - Who is Buried in Cheaney's Grave EP 14

Who was buried in Cheaney’s grave? A disgraced commander tries to rehabilitate his reputation!

Stories of Sacrifice - POW/MIAs - Last Letters Home EP13

Last letters written home by some of our WW2 POW/MIA's in the Philippines

Stories of Sacrifice - POW/MIAs - Major James "Jim" O'Donovan EP12

On today’s Stories of Sacrifice we will be discussing a very heroic POW/MIA who was awarded our Country's second highest combat valor award, the Distinguished Service Cross. Major James J. O’Donovan was the Executive Officer of the 3rd Battalion, 31st...

Stories of Sacrifice - POW/MIAs - 1st LT Carol (Cal) Cahoon EP11

1st LT Cahoon was assigned to the 26th Cavalry Regiment (PS) in the Philippines during WW2. He was Killed in Action on 7 Jan 1942 and is still listed as Missing in Action. Hi nephew and namesake tells us his Story of Sacrifice and the Quest to bring...

Stories of Sacrifice - POW/MIAs - PVT Israel Goldberg EP10

PVT Israel Goldberg - Hq Squadron, 24th Pursuit Gp, US Army Air Corps WW2. PVT Goldberg is still listed as Missing in Action but buried as an Unknown. This is his story of sacrifice and his family's quest to get him identified.

Stories of Sacrifice - POW/MIAs - S1c Beauran R. O'Kane EP09

S1c Beauran Roy O'Kane - WW2 Missing in Action - Family Interview with great nephew Jeff O'Kane and their family's struggle to get him home

Stories of Sacrifice - POW/MIAs - Sweet Land of Liberty Author Timothy L. Porter Interview EP08

Sweet Land of Liberty, personal account of WO Talmadge Smithey's capture and captivity in Japanese POW Camps during WW2.

Stories of Sacrifice - POW/MIAs - Compiled Interviews of POWs Who Returned Home EP07

The mission of the Stories of Sacrifice Podcast is to bring you the Stories of those POW/MIAs who have not made it home to their loved ones. This episode is the stories of those who survived.

Stories of Sacrifice - POW/MIAs - SGT Leonard James McNeill Ep06

SGT Leonard James McNeill, WW2 POW/MIA and buried as an Unknown in an American Military Cemetery. This is his Story of Sacrifice and his family's quest to bring him home!

Stories of Sacrifice - POW/MIAs - USCG LT. Crotty PT1 EP05

In this two part episode I will talk about the US Marine Corps and US Coast Guard.

Stories of Sacrifice - POW/MIAs - PVT Martin Kunik EP04

Buried as an "Unknown" at the Manila American Cemetery - PVT Martin Kunik, served with Company H, 31st Infantry Regiment in the Philippines. He died at Cabanatuan and is buried as an Unknown at the Manila American Cemetery

Stories of Sacrifice, POW/MIAs - POW Burial History at Cabanatuan EP03

Reexamining the Cabanatuan unknown cases and the need for using a DNA Lead Process to make these identifications.

Stories of Sacrifice - POW/MIAs – TEC 5 Julius St John Knudsen EP02

Technician 5th Class Julius St. John Knudsen - A story of Sacrifice of Unknown circumstances

Stories of Sacrifice - POW/MIAs - SGT Durrell Tidwell EP01

SGT Durrell Tidwell - born in New Mexico and served with the 200th Coast Artillery Regiment. Currently buried as an Unknown at the Manila American Cemetery