The new WTTW documentary film
HEROES ON DECK: WWII ON LAKE MICHIGAN
from filmmakers John Davies, Harvey Moshman and Brian Kallies airs Thursday evening May 26 at 9pm CST.
It will also air at 12am and 6pm on Sunday, May 29 and at 2am on Tuesday, May 31!
HEROES ON DECK chronicles the pivotal role
Naval Air Station Glenview and the City of Chicago
played in a very vital chapter of Americas military history.
Featuring never-before-seen de-classified footage, interviews with the heroes
who served and recovery footage of the planes resting on the bottom of Lake Michigan,
HEROES ON DECK tells the little-known story of the Navy’s carrier pilot training operation
that took place just off the Chicago shoreline and changed the course of WWII.