Histroy Detectives – Tonight

glenn-millerTonight (June 8th) on the TV series, History Detectives the team will see if they can figure out what happened to the bandleader Glenn Miller during World War II.

Glenn Miller had a very popular band in the 1930s and early 1940s. He even had a radio show that aired three times a week. Glenn joined the Army in 1942 to direct an Army band that would help to entertain the troops. In December 1944 he was flying from England to Paris, France when his airplane disappeared in bad weather. The HD team will try to determine what happened to the airplane.

History Detectives airs on most PBS stations at 9 p.m. (eastern and western) including WXXI here in Rochester. You should always check your local listings.