Synopsis by Rose of Sharon Winter
This program is part of a series hosted by Patrick O'Neal that examines some of the key events of WWII. Archival film clips, photographs, newspaper accounts, journals, personal recollections of soldiers, and commentary by historians are used to tell these stories of courage and perseverance in the face of adversity. This episode follows the events of D-Day, when the landing on the beaches of Normandy by the Allied Powers turned the tide of the war and spelled the beginning of the end for Hitler's Germany.
D-Day, invasion, war