- Additional Details
- Format: Color, DVD-Video, NTSC
- Rating: Not Rated
- Number of Discs: 1
- Run Time: 50 Minutes
- Region: Region 1
- Aspect Ratio: 1.33:1
- Language: English
- Studio: History Channel
- DVD Release Date: December 2, 2005
In the final battle of the Vietnam War, Marines sought to recover a ship captured by Cambodian pirates.
- The heartbreaking story of the last 41 names engraved in the Vietnam War Memorial.
- Gripping profiles of courage in the most difficult circumstances.
- Each episode presents the detailed story of an extraordinary encounter.
From Delta Force Operators to CIA Field Officers, SWAT teams to Navy SEALs, HEROES UNDER FIRE recounts the stories of those who distinguish themselves above all others in perilous situations of combat, rescue missions, covert assignments, drug wars, and hostile intelligence operations.
DEADLY RECKONING is the incredible true story of the Vietnam War's last battle, when U.S. Marines were sent to recover an American merchant ship seized by Cambodian pirates. Ambushed on the sands of Koh Tang Island, brave young Americans fresh from boot camp had to pull together to accomplish the mission and get out alive. Blending dramatic interviews with archival footage and cinematic recreations, HEROES UNDER FIRE tells the heartbreaking story of the men who made it and the men who didn't.