Secret D-Day (1998)

Genres - History  |   Sub-Genres - Biography, Military & War, Politics & Government  |   Run Time - 60 min.  |   Countries - United States   |  
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Synopsis

Chronicling an April 1944 training exercise off the English coast in which almost 800 U.S. servicemen were killed when their convoy was attacked by Nazi E-boats. The disaster was kept secret because the Allies didn't want to give away the D-Day invasion. Peter Marinker narrates.

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cover-up, D-Day, disaster, military-campaign, rehearsal