Suicide Missions - Suicide Missions Of D-Day (History Channel)
4.6 out of 5 stars with 19 reviews
On D-Day, small teams of specially trained soldiers and sailors were given secret and dangerous missions at the vanguard of the assault. The Airborne Pathfinders set up special radar beacons and lights to guide the main Paratrooper Units to drop zone...
Suicide Missions - Forward Air Controllers (History Channel)
4.0 out of 5 stars with 37 reviews
During the Vietnam War, Air Force and Marine pilots flew "low and slow" over jungles in antiquated propeller planes--often unarmed--to direct jet bombers toward target. FACs often became victims of enemy ground fire as they carried out their dangerou...
Suicide Missions - U-Boats (History Channel)
4.4 out of 5 stars with 47 reviews
In the early years of World War II, they were the most feared hunters of the seas, claiming countless ships and lives. By the end of the conflict, the hunter had become prey, and more than half of all U-boat crews died. U-boats were one of Hitler's d...