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America ReFramed

Island Soldier | Promo

Preview: Season 6 Episode 16 | 30s

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Follow the Nena family as they grieve the loss of their son - his death in Afghanistan makes waves through the community where nearly everyone is connected to the U.S. military. Known as a "recruiter's paradise," Micronesia contributes a disproportionate number of soldiers to the armed forces, who cannot receive benefits...yet young men leave their families behind in pursuit of the American Dream.

Aired: 11/13/18 | Rating: TV-PG

Major funding provided by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting. Funding provided by the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation, the Wyncote Foundation and the National Endowment for the Arts.

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