The ultimate collection of the most pivotal battles of World War II in an expansive 3 DVD box set. This set covers epic battles from all the frontlines of World War II from the Bulge to Burma.
The allies attack on Dieppe was a disaster. Intended to arrive under the cover of darkness, they were delayed. Fully visible to the Germans the allied losses were extreme.
With the navy unable to supply sufficient ships for a successful rescue, Vice Admiral Ramsay amazingly called on the help of civilians to pull of an historic escape.
-Battle of the Bulge-
Germany’s major counter-offensive in the winter of 1944 caught American forces completely off guard, causing tens of thousands of casualties before it was finally halted.
-Battle of Midway-
Ultimately it was this US victory in Midway that ended Japan’s seemingly unstoppable advance across the Pacific.
The plan was to unleash the largest airborne assault in the history of warfare. To fly into German occupied territory and capture no less than 5 key bridges.
The allied conquest of Burma, the crucial land route to China, was one of the most gruelling conflicts fought against the Japanese forces.
Running time: Approximately 140 minutes.