I Remember: Fighting and Capture In Italy
Grades: 3 - 12

Video Description: New May 2023! Richard Gearhart remembers fighting in the Battle of Monte Cassino and being taken prisoner by the German army in World War II.

Type of Video: Topical*
Unique Video ID: IRemember-47**

Quick Ideas for Using the Video:

  • As part of a group or independent project, have students learn more about the Battle of Monte Cassino and/or the campaign in Italy and their share their learning in a paper, project, artwork, or video of their creation.


*Topical videos are filmed on location in the classroom/workspace/laboratory, in studio, or a combination of both to explain and/or demonstrate specific concepts, events, topics, or processes.

**The unique Video ID can be used to quickly locate a single video in the ET collection. This search function is designed to let teachers assign students to watch a specific video and have only that video appear as a search result. Just click on Search and choose “By Video ID.” Then type in the Video ID as it appears above. Be sure to include the dash.