Melvin "Mel" Kusin


Today we meet in the Dallas, Texas home of WWII veteran Melvin "Mel" Kusin. To avoid the imminent draft, Mel volunteered for the U.S Army at age seventeen. He was soon after deployed to Europe, where he witnessed the momentous collapse of Nazi Germany. Over seventy years later, Melvin shares this captivating narrative for his first time on camera.

"There will always be a rock in the road. You can go around, over, or blast it through... but it's still just a rock."