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American Jewish Military History

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The American Jewish Military Heritage Project

The American Jewish Military Heritage Project is a new internet educational program.

This program includes websites, films, and literature resources pertaining to veterans. The program is continually reviewed and updated by a small dedicated volunteer staff. If you have questions, or if you would like to become a volunteer please email Mike Rugel at

Resources for Veterans

The Face Behind the File

This is a series of films provided by the Department of Veterans Affairs. Each film following the initial film: The Price of Freedom: The Military Experience, carries personal interviews of veterans with supporting film footage.

Viewing Requirements

  1. In order to view these videos, you must have the most recent version of the Adobe Flash Player/Plug-in installed. You can get this plug-in for free by clicking here. Once you've installed the plug-in, you may need to restart your browser.
  2. Clicking on video link below will open a "pop-up" window. You will need to make sure that your browser allows this functionality if you have a pop-up blocker installed.
  3. These video files have been reduced in filesize to be easily streamed through your browser. Since these videos are lengthy, it is recommended that you have a broadband connection to the Internet.

Available Videos