11/18/2012 09:55 am ET

'Married To The Army: Alaska': The First 5 Minutes (VIDEO)

In the premiere of the new OWN docu-series "Married to the Army: Alaska," you will meet seven women who are members of a unique sisterhood. Some have just stepped into army life; others are seasoned army-wife veterans. But they all share the special challenges that go along with being military spouses -- including life-threatening deployments, solo parenting and the emotional roller coaster of homecomings. All of the drama is set against the backdrop of the rugged, demanding and extreme conditions of America's last frontier: Alaska.

Watch the first five minutes of the premiere episode right now -- before its television debut! Then tune in for the special two-night premiere event on Sunday, Nov. 18 at 10 p.m. ET and Monday, Nov. 19 at 10 p.m. ET on OWN.