Eyewitness WWII: Italy

Saturday 01.00pm

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Eyewitness WWII: Italy

WHEN TO WATCH

  1. Saturday 25 May at 01.00pm

    Sicily to Anzio

  2. Saturday 25 May at 02.00pm

    The Breakout

Synopsis

After defeating the German and Italian forces in North Africa, the Allies set their sights on invading Italy. From the first landings in Sicily in 1943 to the final battles in the Italian mountains in April 1945, experience the bloody struggle through the real-life words of the men who fought for this “forgotten front.”

Episodes

Season 1
  • Sicily to Anzio

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    For the first time in World War II Allied troops hit the beaches of Western Europe, facing off against Axis soldiers at Sicily, Salerno and Anzio.

    Next Showing
    Saturday 25 May at 01.00pm
    On National Geographic
  • The Breakout

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    Allied soldiers push off the beaches of Anzio, liberate Rome, and battle through the mountains as the Italian Campaign enters its final stages.

    Next Showing
    Saturday 25 May at 02.00pm
    On National Geographic