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Veteran Matters

Series produced by WXAV 88.3FM

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Winner of a 2013 Illinois Broadcasters Association's Silver Dome Award, Veteran Matters is a series examining the first hand experiences of U.S. War Veterans from World War II, Korea, Vietnam, Iraq, and Afghanistan. The host of this series is Dr. Peter Hilton, from Saint Xavier University.

Winner of a 2013 Illinois Broadcasters Association's Silver Dome Award, Veteran Matters is a series examining the first hand experiences of U.S. War Veterans from World War II, Korea, Vietnam, Iraq, and Afghanistan. The host of the series is Dr. Peter Hilton, Associate Professor of Education at Saint Xavier University in Chicago. Dr. Hilton is also a veteran of the Vietnam War.

Veteran Matters can be seen as a comparative review of the similarities and/or differences between the veterans and their experiences. Each episode contains the raw and personal accounts about the veterans' time in the service, life after war, experiences with animals, religious awakenings, and interactions with natives.


12 Pieces

Order by: Newest First | Oldest First
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Part 2 of Phoenix 20 picks up right where part 1 ended. In this program, executive producer Sister Sue Sanders interviews host Dr. Peter Hilton abo...

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  • Added: Mar 01, 2013
  • Length: 30:21
  • Purchases: 2
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The roles are reversed as Sister Susan Sanders interviews Veteran Matters host Dr. Peter Hilton about his time in the military during the Vietnam W...

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  • Added: Mar 01, 2013
  • Length: 27:35
  • Purchases: 2
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Host Peter Hilton airs the final episode of this series of Veteran Matters. In this episode, Hilton welcomes back every veteran who has appeared on...

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  • Added: Mar 01, 2013
  • Length: 24:43
  • Purchases: 2
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Host Peter Hilton continues the Veteran Matters series with the stories of Chris and Norm, two sailors in World War II who were apart of Operation ...

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  • Added: Mar 01, 2013
  • Length: 27:28
  • Purchases: 2
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Host Peter Hilton welcomes to the program Bill. Bill is a veteran of the Korean War, and served at the front line of many operations in Korea. They...

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  • Added: Mar 01, 2013
  • Length: 27:10
  • Purchases: 2
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Host Peter Hilton explores how spirituality may have affected the veteran's time in service, and what their experiences were like when they encount...

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  • Added: Mar 01, 2013
  • Length: 27:55
  • Purchases: 2
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Veteran Matters continues with part 2 of this series. Host Peter Hilton introduces a new group of veterans, and we learn what roles animals may or ...

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  • Added: Mar 01, 2013
  • Length: 27:43
  • Purchases: 2
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On this edition of Veteran Matters, host Peter Hilton welcomes to the program Norm, a veteran of World War II who served on the U.S.S. Bunker Hill ...

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  • Added: Mar 01, 2013
  • Length: 28:23
  • Purchases: 2
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The Veteran Matters series continues with the stories of two army nurses, Joan who served in World War II and Karen who served in Iraq. Host Peter ...

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  • Added: Mar 01, 2013
  • Length: 27:05
  • Purchases: 2
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Host Peter Hilton welcomes veterans Andy and Michael, to this edition of Veteran Matters, to discuss their overall military experiences. Andy discu...

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  • Added: Mar 01, 2013
  • Length: 26:42
  • Purchases: 2
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On this edition of Veteran Matters, host Peter Hilton sits down with Steve, Buck, and Russ, veterans of World War II, Vietnam and Afghanistan. Stev...

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  • Added: Mar 01, 2013
  • Length: 24:41
  • Purchases: 2
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On the first episode of Veteran Matters, host Peter Hilton introduces the Veterans that will be on the next four episodes of Veteran Matters and th...

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  • Added: Mar 01, 2013
  • Length: 26:56
  • Purchases: 2