Air Attack On U. S. Warships

Copyright 2017, J. David Goldin

These are all the examples of this program in the radioGOLDINdex database. These listings are accurate as of October 29, 2017. The programs are listed chronologically, partial dates appear first, unknown dates appear last.

6463. Air Attack On U. S. Warships. June 6, 1944. SHAEF Pool feed. Sustaining. The famous and dramatic report by George Hicks as German planes attack the ship he's reporting from. More complete than heard on many other recordings, plus other invasion news. See also cat. #18499 (NBC net coverage), #18498 (CBS net coverage), #18348 (SHAEF pool feed), cat. #79987 (Mutual net coverage). George Hicks. 15:01. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

79987. Air Attack On U. S. Warships. June 7, 1944. SHAEF pool recording, Mutual net coverage, WCAE, Pittsburgh aircheck. Sustaining. 11:15 P. M. Probably the most famous combat actuality of the war, as German planes attack and U. S. ships shoot back. Good battle actuality. See also #6463 (direct pool feed), #18499 (NBC coverage), #18498 (CBS coverage), #14348 (SHAEF pool feed). The announcer mentions that this broadcast will be played again at 1:45 A. M. George Hicks. 13:28. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

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