D-Day: 100 Days to Beat the Third Reich: The Normandy Campaign (Sky History, 6 June 2024)

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Sky History presents the second episode of the documentary series D-Day: 100 Days to Beat the Third Reich, airing on Thursday, 6 June 2024. The episode, titled “The Normandy Campaign,” explores the pivotal events that took place during the 100 days following the D-Day landings, as the Allies fought to liberate Normandy and break through German lines.

This episode continues the narrative of the previous installment, providing a day-by-day account of the Allied campaign in Normandy. Through a combination of moving testimonies and spectacular colorised archives, the program offers a unique perspective on the heroic and tragic events of this decisive period in history. The episode concludes with the Liberation of Paris, marking a significant turning point in the war.

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“The Normandy Campaign” builds upon the first episode, providing a comprehensive examination of the D-Day landings and their aftermath. By exploring the day-to-day experiences of those involved, the series offers a detailed and intimate perspective on one of the most significant military campaigns in history.

D-Day: 100 Days to Beat the Third Reich: The Normandy Campaign airs on Thursday, 6 June 2024, at 8:00 pm on Sky History.

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