WWII War Diaries: 1942
In this fourth film of the series, '1942', watch the arrival of the American GIs in Britain, bringing a new spirit of hope, while Hitler continued his relentless bombing inspired leadership of Field Marshal Erwin Rommel, Hitler's 'Desert Fox' force the Allies into retreat, until British General Bernard Montgomery, affectionately knows to his men as 'Monty', took up the challenge.
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