DocuWatch on Facebook
Art America Britain History Science Societies War Shop
DocuWatch

The War 05 - FUBAR

« The War 04 - Pride Of Our Nation

The War 06 - The Ghost Front »

Description

From Wikipedia

The War
Episode Five

FUBAR

This episode starts with the disastrous Allied assumption that the war in Europe would be over before the winter of 1944. It then covers Operation Market Garden, the invasion of and battle for Peleliu; experiences of Black servicemen; more coverage of the San Tomas internment camp for non-combatants in the Philippines; MacArthur's return to the Philippines; the heroism of the 442nd Regimental Combat Team (Japanese-American) and the incompetence of General Dahlquist and the rescue of the Lost Battalion by the 442nd; the Battle of Hurtgen Forest; the downside of close air support; an American Indian recounts his combat experiences.

Tags

Other videos in channel "The War":

The War 01 - A Necessary War The War 01 - A Necessary War The War 02 -  When Things Get Tough The War 02 - When Things Get Tough The War 03 -  A Deadly Calling The War 03 - A Deadly Calling
The War 04 - Pride Of Our Nation The War 04 - Pride Of Our Nation The War 05 - FUBAR The War 05 - FUBAR
The War 06 - The Ghost Front The War 06 - The Ghost Front The War 07 - A World Without War The War 07 - A World Without War  
Video channels
Videos in this channel
AdSense
Featured
Featured
Featured
Featured
Featured
Featured