Command Performance was a musical variety show produced for the entertainment of the Armed Forces. This episode from May 7, 1942 features Betty Grable and Jack Benny, among others.
This episode of Radio At War features a story from An American In England. This ten-part series was written by Norman Corwin, and produced by Edward R. Murrow. We’ll hear The Yanks Are Here, which first aired August 31, 1942.
Finally another Radio At War! This time around it’s an episode from Authors Playhouse that tells the tale of a mans attempts to escape the Nazi’s. Cry For The Hunted first aired September 22, 1944.
Radio At War returns this week with an episode from Words At War. From April 18, 1944 we’ll hear The Silence Of The Sea, based on the novel by Vercors titled Le silence de la mer. Thanks for sticking around during our year long intermission!