The Battle of Britain

30 minutes

In June of 1940, Nazi Germany, having swept victoriously across Western Europe, waws poised for an invasion of England. To prepare for the invasion, they planned a bombing campaign to bring England to its knees. Prime Minister Winston Churchill addressed Parliament and declared "I expect that the Battle of Britain is about to begin," and begin it did, with the Luftwaffe laundching the most deadly and sustained aerial bombardment in the history of warfare. The British people and their Royal Air Force responded with the valor and glory, bending, but not breaking. Churchill called it "their finest hour."

30 minutes

In June of 1940, Nazi Germany, having swept victoriously across Western Europe, waws poised for an invasion of England. To prepare for the invasion, they planned a bombing campaign to bring England to its knees. Prime Minister Winston Churchill addressed Parliament and declared "I expect that the Battle of Britain is about to begin," and begin it did, with the Luftwaffe laundching the most deadly and sustained aerial bombardment in the history of warfare. The British people and their Royal Air Force responded with the valor and glory, bending, but not breaking. Churchill called it "their finest hour."

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Watch The Battle of Britain Season 1 Episode 8 - 	 V-1

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s1e8 V-1
May 9, 2011
This film looks closely at the destructive consequences V-1 bombs had in England during WWII, with historic footage of the planes, bombings, damages and people.
Season Finale
Watch The Battle of Britain Season 1 Episode 7 - RAF in Action

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s1e7 RAF in Action
May 9, 2011
This film takes a brief look at the history of the RAF and then continues to examine the famous British aircraft and brave pilots of WWII.
Watch The Battle of Britain Season 1 Episode 1 - Battle of Britain
s1e1 Battle of Britain
May 9, 2011
May 9, 2011
Battle of Britain
Series Premiere
Watch The Battle of Britain Season 1 Episode 6 - 	 The Air Plan
s1e6 The Air Plan
May 9, 2011
May 9, 2011
The Air Plan
Watch The Battle of Britain Season 1 Episode 7 - RAF in Action
s1e7 RAF in Action
May 9, 2011
May 9, 2011
RAF in Action
Watch The Battle of Britain Season 1 Episode 8 - 	 V-1
s1e8 V-1
May 9, 2011
May 9, 2011
V-1
Season Finale

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