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15 minutes, 47 seconds

Introductory film for the Rosie the Riveter/WWII Home Front National Historical Park.


Home Front Heroes Documentary

"Home Front Heroes" is the main feature shown in our Visitor Education Center. Eighteen minutes in length, it provides a comprehensive introduction to the World War II Home Front, explores the local story of the boomtown of Richmond, CA, and features first-hand interviews with many of our beloved Rosies and other Home Front workers.

Questions for Writing or Discussion

Visiting a national historical park is a great way to immerse yourself or family into an unforgettable learning experience. However, we uderstand that it is not always possible to visit our site. We've created some discussion topics and questions that can be used for enhancing your lesson plans, family discussion, or simply testing your own knowledge after watching the film and exploring the historic research topics on our website. Consider visiting our Learning Extention page for discussion topics, or our History and Culture pages which highlights information for People and Places and on the Home Front.

Last updated: April 14, 2020

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