StoryCorps "1st Squad, 3rd Platoon" (2014)

In August 2005, Marine Lance Cpl. Travis Williams and his squad were sent on a rescue mission in Barwanah, Iraq. Travis came back, the lone survivor of his entire 12-man team.


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She Was the One

Richard Pecorella remembers his fiancé who died in the 9/11 attacks.

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A Family Man

Samuel Black fondly recalls his father's hard work and tough love.

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Always a Family

On the morning of September 11th, Michael Trinidad called his ex-wife, Monique, to say goodbye.

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Q & A

A twelve-year-old with Asperger's Syndrome interviews his mother.

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Directed by

The Rauch Brothers

Art Direction

Bill Wray


Rafael Rosado

Executive Producers

Dave Isay
Lizzie Jacobs
Donna Galeno


Mike Rauch
Maya Millett

Consulting Producer

Michael Garofalo

Coordinating Producers

Rachel Hartman
Makeba Rasin


Tim Rauch

Assistant Animation

Brandon Denmark


Jae Il Son

Production Assistant

Sal Elvezio

Compositing and FX

Gary Leib

Audio Produced by

Yasmina Guerda
Nadia Reiman

Music by Fredrik

The Kora Records
published by House of Hassle

Christoper Bowen
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