Press Release: UCSD-TV Honors Veterans Day with a Special Presentation (11/5/2008)

UCSD-TV Honors Veterans Day with a Special Presentation

LA JOLLA, CA— In honor of Veterans Day, UCSD-TV will present“A Father’s Return: The Story of Major John Carroll,”a half-hour documentary that tells the story of a U.S. Air Force pilotshot down in the Vietnam War and his family’s 35-year struggle tofind his remains and bring them home. UCSD-TV will air the program onVeterans Day, November 11 at 7pm.

“A Father’s Return: TheStory of Major John Carroll” joins the Carroll family as theyrecall their grief over their loss, their joy when his remains werefound, and their sense of closure as his coffin was buried, with fullmilitary honors, here in the United States. The program is produced byCorrie Vaus, a longtime broadcast journalist based in San Diego.

UCSD-TV offers programming unlike anything else in San Diego and can be seen on Cox and Time Warner Ch.135; Time Warner North County Ch.18; AT&T Ch.99; and UHF (no cable) Ch. 35. For more information visit

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