Unsung Heroes - Sledgehammer Old Breed Marine

02/08/2010
  |  Buy to Own: 02/08/2010
  |  45 min
Rated TBC by the BBFC
Unsung Heroes - Sledgehammer Old Breed Marine Film Poster

Synopsis

History Channel documentary telling the story of Private Eugene B. Sledge of the US Marine Corps, who served in a rifle company and spent four months engaged in close combat with the Japanese during WWII. Years later, the man known as 'Sledgehammer' by his friends wrote a book based on notes he had scribbled in the Bible he carried into battle. This film revisits the stirring words of the resulting book, 'With the Old Breed at Peleliu and Okinawa'.

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