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World War II Day By Day

This series, consisting of 366 sixty second interstitual programmes, covers, in an entertaining and informative manner, the most important actions, day by day, each date selected from one of the six war years.

This is the most comprehensive series of world war two interstituals to date. It can be used as a stand alone or as an insert into other programmes on the subject.

Whether you are a researcher, broadcaster or producer, the series is intrinsic to any programme on the day to day events of world war two.

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date year description of clip
01 Jan 1941 German atrocities in the Soviet Union are recorded for the first time
02 Jan 1942 Manila falls to the Japanese
03 Jan 1942 B-17 production is planned to increase by 40%
04 Jan 1943 German casualties at Stalingrad are mounting
05 Jan 1945 Kamikaze pilots destroy 17 US naval vessels in 9 days
06 Jan 1944 Soviet forces enter Poland
07 Jan 1942 Japanese attack US carrier
08 Jan 1944 Soviet Army takes Kirovograd
09 Jan 1944 British Capture Maungdaw in Burma
10 Jan 1945 US Sixth Army lands on Luzon
11 Jan 1942 Japanese enter Kuala Lumpur
12 Jan 1945 Largest Soviet offensive to take Berlin
13 Jan 1942 U-boat offenses on the US east coast begins
14 Jan 1943 Start of the Casablanca conference
15 Jan 1944 Germans retreat to positions around Monte Cassino
16 Jan 1943 Leningrad resists - receive supplies brought over the ice
17 Jan 1942 Stukas grounded due to adverse weather
18 Jan 1945 Germans drive through Soviet lines to reach Danube
19 Jan 1945 Soviet forces capture Krakow and Tilsit
20 Jan 1942 Wannsee conference - Final solution
21 Jan 1945 Soviets take Tannenberg
22 Jan 1944 The landing at Anzio
23 Jan 1945 US First Army takes St. Vith
24 Jan 1943 End of the Casablanca conference
25 Jan 1942 Rommel captures Msus
26 Jan 1943 Soviets capture Voronezh on the Don
27 Jan 1944 Siege of Leningrad is over
28 Jan 1945 Last of the Ardennes Salient flattened
29 Jan 1942 Rommel advances on Barce
30 Jan 1944 US Fifth Army is unsuccessful at the Gustav Line
31 Jan 1945 Zhukov reaches the Oder River
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