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May 13, 2011

WWII History for May 13

May 13, 1940 – Winston Churchill told Britain’s Parliament that “I have nothing to offer but blood, toil, tears, and sweat.”

January 6, 2011

Fireside Chat On Battle Of The Bulge

Fireside chat given by Franklin D. Roosevelt after he delivered his State of the Union to Congress on 06 January 1945 covering the Battle of the Bulge.

August 20, 2010

Winston Churchill – The Few – Speech

Winston Churchill “The Few” Speech House of Commons – August 20, 1940

Almost a year has passed since the war began, and it is natural for us, I think,...

June 4, 2010

WWII History for June 4 – Battle of Midway

Today in WWII History – The Battle of Midway World War II History for June 4 Audio: MBS News – The Battle of Midway 06.04.1942

Jun 04, 1940 “We...

May 26, 2010

Dunkirk – Operation Dynamo

May 26, 1940 – Jun 04, 1940 Operation Dynamo, the evacuation of Allied troops at Dunkirk began. In one of the most dramatic withdrawals in military history, a hastily assembled...

March 19, 2010

World War II History for March 19

Today in WWII History World War II History for March 19 Audio Clip: March 19, 1944 edition of CBS World News Today

19 Mar 1940 – The French government...

March 17, 2010

World War II History for March 17

Senate debates Lend-Lease, Dr. Todt appointed Minister of Weapons in Germany, US & MacArthur assume command of the Pacific, British capture Medenine, US forces bomb Vienna.

February 19, 2010

Audio – Landing on Iwo Jima

Audio Clip from 19 February 1945 – Live Coverage Of U.S. Marines Landing On Iwo Jima during World War II.

February 19, 2010

Audio – Battle for Iwo Jima

On 02.19.1945 at 0905 hrs, the first of 30,000 US Marines land on Iwo Jima. Battle for Iwo Jima Photo Gallery Audio Clip: Arthur Prim Reports the First Strikes on...

February 19, 2010

World War II History for February 19

Today in WWII History World War II History for February 19 Audio Clip: 02.18.1943 Soong Mei-Ling Appeals to Congress to Aid Chinese Nationalists

02.19.1932 – The Sino-Japanese dispute was...

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