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They Who Wait

Thursday, September 30, 1943

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Story of French soldiers held as prisoners of war by Germans. Story told from the perspective of one soldier. Describes the French soldier's treatment during their imprisonment and their continued captivity ...

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The Story of a Japanese Soldier

Thursday, September 23, 1943

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Office of War Information production.

"We can't win the war unless we know the character of our enemy. "

Adapted for radio from Bradford ...

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Report the Enemy

Thursday, September 23, 1943

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Begins abruptly. Story of a Japanese soldier in the care of a Chinese soldier and his sister.

[Poor quality original.]


Audio courtesy of the NYC Municipal Archives WNYC ...

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[Occupation of Norway]

Wednesday, July 28, 1943

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Dramatization of the occupation of Norway. Men on a ship endure terrible conditions and talk about their sufferings. A woman is introduced to a class of children and dedicates their learning ...

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[Mussolini's Fascist State Express]

Wednesday, July 28, 1943

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Dramatic telling of the Italian involvement in World War II using a train metaphor.


Begins with introduction about Mussolini's "train" going through Ethiopia, Spain, etc., and that Mussolini enjoyed bombing places ...

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Greece

Thursday, July 22, 1943

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Dramatized story of a Greek couple's experience during the occupation by German Soldiers. Addresses issue of lack of food in Greece.


Second story takes place in Patras, Greece, where Greek ...

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[A Summary of Our Enemy's Year]

Sunday, January 03, 1943

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Dramatic reenactments of 1942's "enemy" activity in the European and Pacific theaters of war. The heroism/trauma of people living in Greece, Poland, Scandinavia, the USSR, China, France, Belgium, Holland and Jews ...

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French Resistance

Sunday, December 27, 1942

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Dramatic recreation of French resistance against Nazi occupation. Story of a country doctor, Gaston, his wife Francoise, and their son, Jean.

Ends abruptly.



Audio courtesy of ...

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The Case of Corporal Wilhelm Schuster

Sunday, December 13, 1942

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Dramatic recreation of the trial of Corporal Wilhelm Schuster, charged with high treason. Schuster served under General von Reichenau, he carried secret dispatches from von Reichenau to Heinrich Himmler, which apparently ...

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France Under Hitler

Thursday, January 01, 1942

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Story of France during the occupation. ...

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