709 - DVD - The Fall Of Crete

709 - DVD - The Fall Of Crete
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The German Paratroopers Costly Airborne Assault

The battle of Crete was one of Germany's most successful battles of the war, as well as being one of their most difficult. This film contains archive footage prior to the battle, including the lead up to the fall of both Yugoslavia and Greece, interviews with two of the four German commanders that led the military operations and with the soldiers that were involved in the assaults; action, plus fascinating footage from the paratroopers, air-landed infantry, the Naval forces and the Luftwaffe, plus hand to hand infantry battles, sea warefare and aerial dogfights.

Running time: 55 minutes
Format: PAL, Dolby Stereo Sound.