Hoosier Veterans: Faces of War 

2010  |  30 min   |   Cast   |  Credits 

Cast:

Sammy Davis

Edgar Whitcomb

Greg Ballard

Many more

Credits:

Producers: Dawn Mitchell, Ted Green, Danese Kenon

Editor: Danese Kenon

Writers: Ted Green, Dawn Mitchell

 

Produced by The Indianapolis Star

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Pearl Harbor. Normandy. Iwo Jima. The “Frozen Chosin” in Korea. Wherever the fiercest battles were fought, Hoosiers helped fight them. “Faces of War” captures the full sweep, from the call to duty, to the grisliest combat, to returning home to starkly different welcomes. The 21 subjects include Medal of Honor recipient Sammy Davis, former Indiana Governor Edgar Whitcomb, Indianapolis Mayor Greg Ballard, a survivor of the USS Indianapolis, a Tuskegee Airman and a Women’s Airforce Service Pilot.

AWARDS

Won the Fourth Estate Award from the national American Legion

Named Best Documentary by the Indiana Associated Press Managing Editors