Apocalypse: The Second World War

Series 1 - Episode 2

About this programme

2/6. Documentary following the story of Hitler's lightning invasion of France and the country's rapid collapse, the evacuation of troops from Dunkirk, and how Britain fought the Axis forces during the summer of 1940 with the help of aircrews from across Europe, America, Australia, New Zealand, Canada and South Africa, and the invaluable economic contribution of ordinary Indian citizens. Includes digitally enhanced footage of the Battle of Britain and the Blitz.