HeroesSpecial 3-Part Series
They were ordinary citizens called upon to do extraordinary things – and helped preserve freedom during one of humanity’s darkest periods. Seventy years after V-E Day, News 12 Long Island and Newsday bring you portraits of incredible courage from the men and women who served their country during World War II. Scroll below to see the 3 parts of Virginia Hue’s News 12 Long Island special: ‘Heroes.’ Extended interviews with the three people featured in the series are also available below. Click the ‘Read the Newsday Report’ tab up top for additional coverage by Newsday.