Fighting Through WWII


Dunkirk, D-Day, Blitz, Alamein, Women at War, Lancasters, POWs, Tanks ... much more. You’ll hear memoirs, and interviews of veterans in all the countries and all the forces.

Great unpublished history!
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British Dunkirk Green Howards

1 Dunkirk WW2 - Veteran Bill Cheall's story of the beaches, Second World War

April 10, 2013

One man's nail-biting bid to escape from France in 1940. Learn how Bill Cheall and his comrades of the 6 Green Howards survive the stukas to board a ship to get back to England. "We could see ships out at sea making the…

British North Africa Green Howards

2 North Africa WW2 - The Battle of the Wadi Akarit in Tunisia

April 11, 2013

Second World War Veteran memoirs of the 1943 desert, WWII. Three veterans' accounts of one battle - WADI AKARIT, North Africa WW2.

British D-Day/Normandy Full Memoir Green Howards

3 D-Day - Sgt Brian Moss Royal Engineers WW2

May 16, 2013

Two gripping veteran accounts of the D-Day landings, 1944. WWII.

British D-Day/Normandy North Africa Interviews Green Howards Wilf Shaw Veteran

4 Wilf Shaw 1 - WW2 army veteran interview

July 9, 2016

N Africa, Sicily, and D-Day. Wilf awarded the WWII French Legion D'Honneur.

Guest: Wilf Shaw
British D-Day/Normandy Full Memoir Green Howards

6 D-Day Diary of D Gray Pt 1

Oct. 7, 2016

Part 1 of an unpublished WW2 memoir.

British D-Day/Normandy Full Memoir

7 D-Day Diary of D Gray Pt 2

Oct. 9, 2016

Part 2 of a Normandy/WW2 memoir.