WWII's Greatest Raids

WWII's Greatest Raids

  • TV-PG
  • 2014
  • 1 Season
  • 7.1  (48)

There are many triumphs and failures in a war. Some of the major game changing events in WWII were hard won by raids. Each episode features a different group of brave men who used their skills and training to win a battle and, ultimately, the war.

WWII's Greatest Raids
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Strike from the Sky
6. Strike from the Sky
October 4, 2014
British light infantry must crash land by glider in Northern France then take and hold two key bridges in the hands of a heavily armed enemy.
Commando Do or Die
5. Commando Do or Die
September 27, 2014
Examining how British Commandos managed to raid the crucial German port of St Nazaire in March 1942 in a ship posing as a German destroyer.
SAS vs. Rommel
4. SAS vs. Rommel
September 20, 2014
Featuring the German airfield raid in Libyan Desert.
Mountain Massacre
3. Mountain Massacre
September 13, 2014
A night assault mounted by the Black Devils, an elite Canadian and American unit.
Strike from the Sky
2. Strike from the Sky
September 5, 2014
US Army Rangers spearhead the biggest amphibious landing in history - the allied Invasion of France. They must conquer vertical cliffs before taking on the determined enemy. Then destroy the guns that threaten to blow the Allied fleet out of the water.
Hitler's Last Bridge
1. Hitler's Last Bridge
September 1, 2014
A brave band of regular GI's are tasked with saving the last bridge and final gateway to the Third Reich. The bridge is bristling with German guns loaded with explosives. Worse, the enemy plan to destroy the bridge if the American unit assaults it.
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There are many triumphs and failures in a war. Some of the major game changing events in WWII were hard won by raids. Each episode features a different group of brave men who used their skills and training to win a battle and, ultimately, the war.WWII's Greatest Raids is a series that is currently running and has 1 seasons (6 episodes). The series first aired on September 1, 2014.

WWII's Greatest Raids is available for streaming on the National Geographic website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch WWII's Greatest Raids on demand at Amazon, Vudu, AHC, Google Play and Apple TV.

  • Premiere Date
    September 1, 2014
  • IMDB Rating
    7.1  (48)