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[The great gray battle wagons]

Monday, January 01, 1940

The exact date of this episode is unknown. We've filled in the date above with a placeholder. What we actually have on record is: 194u-uu-uu.

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

Partial news report regarding the state of the war.


-Germans admit deep penetrations on the Cherbourg Peninsula by paratroopers and glider born troops.


-Calais and Dunkirk under heavy attack


Audio courtesy of the NYC Municipal Archives WNYC Collection


WNYC archives id: 71120
Municipal archives id: LT4037

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hlupak604 from Vancouver, BC

This is undoubtedly a report on D-Day, and would therefore have been broadcast on June 6, 1944.

Apr. 02 2015 05:26 PM

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