Gladiators of WWII (2007)
A Ringside View of How Each of the Fighting Forces Fared Against Their Ultimate Adversary.
|Behind the epic struggles of World War II, there were highly disciplined groups of fighting men and women whose achievements can only now be revealed. This series examines the relative strength of each of the world's most deadly units that gave its country's armed forces an extra edge when it came to deciding the outcome of World War II's most pivotal battles. The series also examines, in the light of newly released information and recently discovered rare archive film, some of the feats performed by individuals from these elite fighting forces.|
Editor's NoteThirteen episodes of this BBC series about the most effective fighting forces of WWII are included here, including ""Waffen-SS," "Desert Rats," "Free Polish Forces," "The Kamikazes," and "The Royal Navy."
Cast & Crew
|Jonathan Martin - Producer|
|Philip Nugus - Executive Producer|