Archive for the ‘WW2 Radio Broadcasts’ Category

Aug 14

NBC Words At War Episode 90 “Banshee Harvest“

Words At War “Banshee Harvest“ Released March 27, 1945.

Words At War, the series that brings you radio versions of the leading war book another adaptation of an important war book, “Banshee Harvest”. A story of rural Ireland during the war, still fighting the battles of long ago. The common man struggles to earn a decent living…and loses.

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Aug 07

NBC Words At War Episode 89 “Tomorrow Will Sing“

Words At War “Tomorrow Will Sing“ Released March 20, 1945.

Words At War, the series that brings you radio versions of the leading war book another adaptation of an important war book, “Tomorrow Will Sing”. An Italian-American soldier stationed in the re-conquered part of Italy tries to show the local farmers what American Democracy is all about.

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Jul 31

NBC Words At War Episode 88 “Can Do“

Words At War “Can Do“ Released March 13, 1945.

Words At War, the series that brings you radio versions of the leading war book another adaptation of an important war book, “Can Do”. The story of the Seabees (Navy Construction Battalions).

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Jul 24

NBC Words At War Episode 87 “The Rainbow“

Words At War “The Rainbow“ Released March 6, 1945.

Words At War, the series that brings you radio versions of the leading war book another adaptation of an important war book, “The Rainbow”. The graphic story of the Nazi occupation of a small village in the Ukraine.

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Jul 17

NBC Words At War Episode 86 “Faith of Our Fighters: The Bid Was Four Hearts“

Words At War “Faith of Our Fighters: The Bid Was Four Hearts“ Released February 27, 1945.

Words At War, the series that brings you radio versions of the leading war book another adaptation of an important war book, “Faith of Our Fighters: The Bid Was Four Hearts“. The story is based on the book “The Four Fathers.” The story of the four chaplains who gave their lives on the U. S. S. Dorchester as she was sinking.

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Jul 10

NBC Words At War Episode 85 “Battle Report: Pearl Harbor To Coral Sea“

Words At War “Battle Report: Pearl Harbor To Coral Sea“ Released February 20, 1945.

Words At War, the series that brings you radio versions of the leading war book another adaptation of an important war book, “Battle Report: Pearl Harbor To Coral Sea”. The story of a sub-tender, the U. S. S. Canopus, which was deliberately sunk by the Navy during the battle for Bataan and Corregidor. The story of how “The Old Lady” and the “foot-sailors” fought the invading Japs.

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Jul 03

NBC Words At War Episode 84 “What to Do With Germany“

Words At War “What to Do With Germany“ Released February 13, 1945.

Words At War, the series that brings you radio versions of the leading war book another adaptation of an important war book, “What to Do With Germany”. A program set in the future (1985) that was broadcast on the opening day of the Yalta Conference. Now that Americans are slaves of Germany, a look back at how Germany won World War III! Harsh proposals for Germany and Germans, just a few months before the end of the European war.

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Jun 26

NBC Words At War Episode 83 “Ten Escape From Tojo“

Words At War “Ten Escape From Tojo“ Released February 6, 1945.

Words At War, the series that brings you radio versions of the leading war book another adaptation of an important war book, “Ten Escape From Tojo” by Commander Melvyn H. USN and Mellnik, Lieutenant Colonel S.M. USA.

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Jun 19

NBC Words At War Episode 82 “Story of A Secret State“

Words At War “Story of A Secret State“ Released January 23, 1945.

Words At War, the series that brings you radio versions of the leading war book another adaptation of an important war book, “The Story of A Secret State” by Jan Karski’s. his eyewitness account of the activities of the Polish underground.

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Jun 12

NBC Words At War Episode 81 “Verdict On India“

Words At War “Verdict On India“ Released January 16, 1945.

Words At War, the series that brings you radio versions of the leading war book another adaptation of an important war book, “The Verdict On India” by Beverly Nichol. A well-written condemnation of the British rule in India.

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