Fishing Behind the Lines

Highlight Episode

Host, Don Meissner, travels to Pulaski, NY, to participate with the group, Healing Waters, as they bring veterans from all over New York to fish for salmon. Along the way, Don reflects on some of the best catches of the season and the great friends he made along the way.

Wednesday, March 20 at 9:30 am on 12.2

additional airdates

  • Thursday, March 21 at 4:00 am on 12.2

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series description

Soldiers share their experiences in the Army while fishing is introduced as a natural way to relieve stress and features one of the most popular outdoor activities. Fishing Behind the Lines invokes the soldier’s story, their lives serving in the United States Military and its effect on their families, and their overall life experiences. Each episode highlights a day of fishing in one of the great lakes, regional streams or rivers. The series, Hosted by Don Meissner, with active duty or retired Soldiers as special guests will do much to link the military and civilian communities and foster national pride.