AMERICAN HEROES CHANNEL COMMEMORATES VETERANS DAYS WITH SECOND ANNUAL "DUTY, HONOR, COURAGE WEEK"
--Week-Long Programming Event Kicks Off Monday, November 9 Airing Nightly Through Sunday, November 15 Starting at 8/7c -
(Silver Spring, Md.) - This Veterans Day, American Heroes Channel (AHC) honors the men and women of the armed forces with the second annual DUTY, HONOR, COURAGE WEEK. Recognizing the selfless efforts of our nation's veterans, DUTY, HONOR, COURAGE week features seven nights of AHC's most patriotic programming, saluting the heroes who bravely served our country and defended our freedom.
DUTY, HONOR, COURAGE WEEK kicks off Monday, November 9 at 8/7c, continuing nightly through Sunday, November 15, and features special-themed episodes of AHC's hit series and specials including, AGAINST THE ODDS, D-DAY TO VICTORY, and APOCALYPSE: WWI.
In addition, AHC is working with key veteran partner organizations, including The American Legion, the Bob Woodruff Foundation, Got Your 6, Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America (IAVA), Team Rubicon, USO (United Service Organizations), the Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW), to help create a national dialogue for issues veterans and active duty troops face each day by providing resources both on air and online for viewers to take action in their communities to help veterans across the U.S..
The complete programming line-up for DUTY, HONOR, COURAGE WEEK is as follows:
· MONDAY, NOVEMBER 9
8 PM ET: AGAINST THE ODDS "A Chance in Hell: The Battle for Ramadi"
9 PM ET: AGAINST THE ODDS "Those Damn Engineers"
10 PM ET: AGAINST THE ODDS "The Marines at Hue"
· TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 10
8 PM ET: AIR ACES "Douglas Bader"
9 PM ET: AIR ACES "'Gabby' Gabreski"
10 PM ET: AIR ACES "Wing Walker"
· WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 11
8 PM ET: WORLD WAR II IN COLOR "The Island War"
9 PM ET: WORLD WAR II IN COLOR "Victory in Europe"
10 PM ET: WORLD WAR II IN COLOR "Victory in the Pacific"
· THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 12
8 PM ET: ULTIMATE WARFARE "Bulge: Holding the Line"
9 PM ET: INSIDE THE KILLBOX: FIGHTING THE GULF WARS
· FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 13
8 PM ET: D-DAY TO VICTORY "D-Day"
9 PM ET: D-DAY TO VICTORY "The Battle for Caen"
10 PM ET: D-DAY TO VICTORY "Breakout from Normandy"
· SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 14
8 PM ET: APOCALYPSE: WWI "Hell"
9 PM ET: APOCALYPSE: WWI "Rage"
10 PM ET: APOCALYPSE: WWI "Deliverance"
· SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 15
8 PM ET: PEARL HARBOR DECLASSIFIED
9 PM ET: SURVIVING D-DAY
About American Heroes Channel
American Heroes Channel (AHC) is a network from Discovery Communications that tells timeless stories in which a challenge appears - be it a situation or a villain - and a hero arises. Currently in nearly 60 million homes, AHC provides a rare glimpse into major events that shaped our world, visionary leaders and unexpected heroes who made a difference, and the great defenders of our freedom. For more information, please visit AHCtv.com, facebook.com/AHCtelevision, or Twitter.com/AHC_TV . American Heroes Channel is part of Discovery Communications (Nasdaq: DISCA, DISCB, DISCK), the world's #1 pay-tv programmer reaching nearly 3 billion cumulative subscribers in 220 countries and territories.