[Occupation of Norway]

Wednesday, July 28, 1943

This episode is from the WNYC archives. It may contain language which is no longer politically or socially appropriate.

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 to all the souls of Norway

Concludes with an update of the week's war activities by Matthew Gordon, Chief of the Foreign Service Division of the Office of War Information. People in Denmark protest Nazi occupation and Nazis take prisoners and shoot people. Unrest in occupied France. Events in Bulgaria. Swiss reports of black market in munitions.

Program credits.

Audio courtesy of the NYC Municipal Archives WNYC Collection

WNYC archives id: 71148
Municipal archives id: LT4031


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About This is Our Enemy

This Office of War Information-produced radio docudrama series (1942-1943) describes the activities of the Axis powers.


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