Browsing: Radio At War

Command Performance aired over the Armed Forces Radio Network from 1942 to 1949.  Created to entertain the troops overseas, the series never aired domestically.  We’ll hear an episode from May 6, 1944 featuring Bob Hope, Betty Hutton, Bing Crosby, and more.

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On this episode of Radio At War, we’ll hear again from Now Hear This.  Marine Landing first aired July 22, 1951.

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This time on Radio At War, we’ll hear from An American In EnglandWomen Of Britain is the fourth installment of this ten episode series, and was first broadcast August 24, 1942.

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This episode of Your Army Air Forces, titled Blind Landing, first aired September 20, 1945.

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Words At War aired over NBC from 1943 to 1945.  This episode, titled War Criminals And Punishment, aired July 4, 1944.

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This episode of Radio At War features a story from Now Hear This, a series produced in 1951.  Hawaiian Rescue first aired July 15, 1951.

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On this episode of Radio At War we hear from the NBC University Theater with their adaptation of Three Soldiers.  This episode first aired December 5, 1948.

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On this episode, we’ll hear the annual Command Performance Christmas show.  This one runs about 2 hours, the last 15 minutes featuring Christmas carols played on the organ.

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On this episode of Radio At War, we’ll hear from Eyes Aloft.  This one is titled Special Pearl Harbor Memorial, and aired December 7, 1942.

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