NO HOME FOR HEROES

NO HOME FOR HEROES

No Home For Heroes explores history's military mysteries regarding Americans who are missing in action from past wars.... Show More

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EPISODE 27 IS ONE OF THE MOST UNUSUAL AND SAD CASES IN OUR FILES. SOMETIMES THE FAMILY LORE PASSED DOWN FROM GENERATION TO GENERATION ABOUT AN AMERICAN HERO TURNS OUT TO BE JUST PLAIN WRONG.  AND TRAGICALLY IN TODAY'S STORY, A SOLDIER'S FINAL RESTING PLACE IS LOST TO THE FAMILY EVEN WHEN THE HERO LIES JUST ACROSS THE STREET FROM THE HOME TO WHICH HE NEVER RETURNED. STAY TUNED AND WE WILL PROVIDE YOU WITH THE DETAILS OF A ... Read more

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EPISODE 26 IS FROM CASE NUMBER 0249 IN THE INVESTIGATIVE CASE FILES OF THE CHIEF RICK STONE AND FAMILY CHARITABLE FOUNDATION. THE MIA FEATURED IN OUR STORY TODAY IS ONE OF THE “LOST PHANTOMS OF TARAWA” THAT WERE FEATURED IN EPISODE 15…BUT TODAY, WE GET A CHANCE TO FOCUS IN ON A SPECIAL ONE OF OUR “PHANTOMS” IN OUR SPECIAL INDEPENDENCE DAY EPISODE…BECAUSE.. PRIVATE PAUL FRANKLIN HUFFMAN IS THE ONLY ONE OF 1,090 TARAWA CASUALTI... Read more

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EPISODE 25 IS FROM CASE NUMBER 0424 IN THE INVESTIGATIVE CASE FILES OF THE CHIEF RICK STONE AND FAMILY CHARITABLE FOUNDATION. THE MIA FEATURED IN OUR STORY TODAY WAS DROPPED FROM THE OFFICIAL LIST OF CASUALTIES FROM THE BATTLE OF TARAWA FROM 1945 TO 2018…HOW DOES THAT HAPPEN? AND…HIS ACTUAL CRASH SITE REMAINS A MYSTERY EVEN THOUGH IT WAS WITNESSED, MAPPED, AND EVEN GIVEN LATITUDE AND LONGITUDE COORDINATES…HOW DOES THAT HAPPEN... Read more

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TODAY’S STORY IS OUR FIRST EPISODE FEATURING A MIA WHO LOST HIS LIFE DURING THE KOREAN WAR’S FAMOUS BATTLE OF THE CHOSIN RESERVOIR. ALSO KNOWN AS THE “FROZEN CHOSIN." OUR HERO IN TODAY’S EPISODE LOST HIS LIFE PROTECTING AN AIRFIELD SO THAT HIS WOUNDED BUDDIES COULD BE EVACUATED. THERE ARE ALMOST 8,000 AMERICAN SERVICE MEN AND WOMEN WHO REMAIN MIA’S FROM A WAR THAT MOST AMERICANS ARE ONLY VAGUELY AWARE OF AND IS KNOWN AS... Read more

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EPISODE 23 IS FROM CASE NUMBER 0381 IN THE INVESTIGATIVE FILES OF THE CHIEF RICK STONE AND FAMILY CHARITABLE FOUNDATION. WE ARE GOING TO RESPECTFULLY ASSUME SOME LITERARY LICENSE FROM A HERO MARINE TO SPEAK DIRECTLY TO THE SON HE NEVER MET. HOPEFULLY, OUR OWN WORDS WILL CAPTURE THE KIND OF FACTS AND DETAILS THAT A FATHER WOULD WANT HIS SON TO KNOW IF HE WERE NOT AROUND TO TELL HIS OWN STORY. YOU SURE DON’T WANT TO MISS THIS... Read more

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EPISODE 22 IS A LITTLE DIFFERENT BECAUSE WE START THE PROGRAM BY POSING A QUESTION RATHER THAN PROMISING TO PROVIDE AN ANSWER TO THE LOCATION OF A MISSING AMERICAN SERVICEMAN. FROM CASE NUMBER 0421 IN THE INVESTIGATIVE FILES OF THE CHIEF RICK STONE AND FAMILY CHARITABLE FOUNDATION, LEARN HOW A MARINE WAS LATE REPORTING FOR DUTY AFTER A SHORT FURLOUGH WAS GRANTED HIM WHEN HE COMPLETED TRAINING TO BE A “BARAGE BALLOON CREWMAN”. W... Read more

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EPISODE 21 IS CAPTURED FROM CASE NUMBER 0322 IN THE INVESTIGATIVE FILES OF THE CHIEF RICK STONE AND FAMILY CHARITABLE FOUNDATION. LEARN HOW A MEMBER OF THE FAMED GROUP OF BLACK FIGHTER PILOTS KNOWN AS THE TUSKEGEE AIRMEN WENT MISSING ON AN ESCORT MISSION TO GERMANY IN 1944 AND WAS NEVER HEARD FROM AGAIN. WE THINK HIS CRASH SITE MAY HAVE BEEN FOUND BUT, AND THERE IS ALWAYS A BUT IN HISTORIES’ MILITARY MYSTERIES, THE REMAINS OF... Read more

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TODAY'S EPISODE WILL REVEAL THE LINK TO SEVEN MARINES WHO LOST THEIR LIVES TOGETHER IN THE WANING HOURS OF THE BATTLE OF TARAWA AND WERE BURIED SIDE BY SIDE WITH THEIR GRAVES CAREFULLY MARKED ON A MILITARY MAP AND THE GRID COORDINATES WERE LISTED IN EACH MARINE’S RECORDS. BUT, THE GOVERNMENT AGENCY ASSIGNED TO FIND MIA’S CAN’T SEEM TO READ THE MAP. HOW CAN THIS HAPPEN? I’M NOT SURE WE’LL HAVE THE ANSWER TO BEING “ACUTELY DYSFUN... Read more

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Episode 19 of NO HOME FOR HEROES describes the case of a World War II American submarine that was listed as "Lost With All Hands" on her sixth war patrol in 1943.  The details of the loss was officially listed as being under unknown circumstances.  But today's episode will solve that mystery for you. And, there is even more mystery in the loss of the USS Triton.  Her ship's bell is today on display at the Navy's Great Lakes Naval T... Read more

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EPISODE 18 IS ABOUT AN ACTIVE CASE INVESTIGATION BY THE CHIEF RICK STONE AND FAMILY CHARITABLE FOUNDATION WHERE OUR RESEARCHERS NEED YOUR HELP TO LOCATE AN MIA'S FAMILY TO TELL THEM THE RESULTS OF OUR INVESTIGATION…AND OUR BELIEF OF WHERE THEIR MISSING MARINE LIES UNDISCOVERED TO THIS VERY DAY! THE HERO WITHOUT A HOME WE WILL HIGHLIGHT TODAY IS A “NOT TOO PERFECT” MARINE WHO CHAFED UNDER MILITARY RULES AND REGULATIONS BUT TOLD ... Read more

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EPISODE 17 PROVIDES DETAILS OF THE FIRST “UNKNOWN” FROM THE BATTLE OF TARAWA THAT WAS RECOVERED AND IDENTIFIED FROM AN AMERICAN CEMETERY.  THE FACTS OF THIS RECOVERY ARE STILL SHROUDED IN MYSTERY OVER 75 YEARS AFTER THE HERO WENT MISSING AND OVER TWO YEARS AFTER HE WAS OFFICIALLY IDENTIFIED! PRIVATE FIRST CLASS JACK JUNIOR FOX CONTINUES TO AWAIT RETURN HOME TO HIS FAMILY FOR BURIAL OVER TWO YEARS AFTER HIS IDENTIFICATION WAS AN... Read more

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EPISODE 16 EXPLORES HOW A WORLD WAR II GERMAN SUBMARINE EITHER DIDN’T GET THE MESSAGE THAT THE WAR WAS OVER or DECIDED TO IGNORE THE ORDER AND ATTACK AN AMERICAN MERCHANT SHIP OFF THE COAST OF RHODE ISLAND IN MAY 1945. IN THE WORDS OF A JAPANESE ADMIRAL AT THE BEGINNING OF THE WAR “I FEAR WE HAVE AWAKENED A SLEEPING GIANT AND FILLED HIM WITH A TERRIBLE RESOLVE”, THIS ATTACK CAUSED AN INCENSED AMERICAN NAVY TO PULLED OUT ALL THE... Read more

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Episode 15 on NO HOME FOR HEROES is not science fiction…it’s absolutely true, but it’s truly "Twilight Zone" spooky! Fair warning that this episode is a little longer than our usual episodes as we explore the cases of 25 different CASUALTIES FROM THE BATTLE OF TARAWA.  MIA's who WERE LISTED AS WOUNDED IN ACTION AND TRANSPORTED OFF THE INVASION BEACHES FOR TREATMENT ON A NEARBY SHIP…ONLY TO VANISH into the mists of history AND b... Read more

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Episode  14 is a very unusual case  In this case all of us will learn a very valuable lesson about the importance of family history and making sure that our legacies, whatever they may be, a passed down to future generations. We LEARN HOW A B-24 BOMBER BELIEVED TO HAVE BEEN SHOT DOWN OVER GERMANY IN 1944 REALLY WASN’T…AND HOW 8 MISSING CREWMEN OF THE BOMBER REALLY WEREN’T MISSING AT ALL. In the end, we are able to help A FAM... Read more

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Episode 13 will walk you through a very difficult case, the type of which is known in law enforcement as a “whodunit”.  You will get an actual feel for how MIA cases are investigated and how most of them are not simple “slam dunks” even in the age of sophisticated technologies, computers, and DNA comparisons. Like most "whodunit" investigations, Episode 13 will take us down dead end paths, false leads, mistakes by the investiga... Read more

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In Episode 12 the Chief Rick Stone and Family Charitable Foundation examines the case of perhaps THE VERY FIRST AMERICAN CASUALTY OF THE INVASION OF SICILY IN World War II. Seaman First Class Paul Bernard Wilson WAS BURIED IN THE SAND ON THE BEACH WHERE HE DIED, ONLY TO BE LOST TO HISTORY SINCE THE DAY OF HIS DEATH on 10 July 1943. Could TWO LONG FORGOTTEN FINGERPRINTS HOLD THE CLUE TO SOLVING THE CASE…A CASE FILE THAT HAD FBI ... Read more

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Episode 11 has all the components of a New York Times best seller. The friendship of two Marines who had the irony of being the last combat casualties AFTER the official end of a major battle. A lost cemetery for almost three quarters of a century that was full of missing American servicemen...An idiotic government policy that prevented their discovery...A map with the famous “X marks the spot” just like the old pirate stories of... Read more

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Episode 10 begins with the seldom heard speech by President Franklin Delano Roosevelt recorded live in its entirety when he addressed Congress the day after the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941.  While you may have listened to the oft quoted 30 second snippet of President Roosevelt's "Day of Infamy" speech, the entire address tells a much more complete story. One of the casualties of that attack was a sailor on t... Read more

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Episode 9 is a very, very special edition of NO HOME FOR HEROES.  It is our honor and our privilege to introduce you to a 97 year old Marine who describes in his own words how he helped bury a fellow Marine in the sand after the Battle of Tarawa.  The buried Marine was lost for almost 75 years until our good friend, Sergeant Edward Gazel, provided the essential clue for investigators of the Chief Rick Stone and Family Charitable Fo... Read more

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Episode 8 is part love story and part war story.  We explore File Number 0191 from the investigative case files of the Chief Rick Stone and Family Charitable Foundation regarding a 25 year old lumber mill worker from Oregon who became a combat veteran in the steamy jungles of Guadalcanal in World War II. After being shipped with his unit to New Zealand for a period of rest, refit, and retraining, our young Private First Class found... Read more

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