The Flintlock Disaster
The Flintlock Disaster Previous Broadcasts
KQED World: Fri, May 24, 2013 -- 7:00 AM
Narrated by Tom Brokaw, this is the epic World War II story of 23 young Marines in the Central Pacific who are dispatched on a simple assignment, to relocate their planes to safety, out of the range of the enemy. The Flintlock Disaster uncovers the truth about the fateful flight taken by Marine squadron VMF-422 on January 25th, 1944, resulting in the loss of 23 aircraft and the death of 6 pilots.
- KQED World: Tue, May 28, 2013 -- 8:00 AM
- KQED World: Tue, May 28, 2013 -- 2:00 AM
- KQED World: Mon, May 27, 2013 -- 1:00 AM
- KQED World: Fri, May 24, 2013 -- 1:00 PM