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The V-2 Rocket Attacks

Duration: 02:58

Aerial intelligence experts reveal how it was impossible to defend England from the V-2 supersonic missiles. The attacks ended when the Allied armies over-ran Europe after D-Day, and destroyed the V-2's supporting infrastructure.

Available since: Thu 12 May 2011

Credits

Narrator
Samantha Bond
Director
Tim Dunn
Producer
Tim Dunn
Executive Producer
Eamon Hardy

This clip is from

Operation Crossbow

How the Allies used 3D photographs to thwart the Nazis' super-weapons.

First broadcast: 15 May 2011

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