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D-Day landings archive recordings

Title
D-Day landings archive recordings
Genre
News report; Speech
TX Date
Unknown
Year of production
1974
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Duration
00:03:51
Description
A selection of archival BBC radio clips on the D-Day landings. The first is the announcement of the D-Day landings, including a report from a bomber plane on a mission as they fly over the invasion. The next section is General Dwight Eisenhower’s announcement of the D-Day landings and then there is a selection of reports on progress of the landings. Music separates reports.
Contributors
Dwight D. Eisenhower; BBC
Keywords
Second World War (1939-1945); Military operations; Operation Overlord (1944); Operation Neptune (1944); Normandy

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