WWII COMBAT ZONE, 1942-1944;Using original footage of these
grisly battles, taken by both captured enemy and allied camera operators; Combat
Zone takes you inside these conflicts from Midway, Guadalcanal and Tarawa in the
By 1942, progress was made against the superior German and Japanese militaries.
The American navy began to take on the Japanese in the Pacific, in such memorable
naval battles as Midway, Guadalcanal and Tarawa. In the struggle against Germany,
the Allies invaded Africa, and chased Rommel across the desert. The Allies crossed
the Mediterranean to engage the Axis in bloody conflicts at Anzio, Sicily, and Monte
Casino. The Russians turned back the German onslaught at Stalingrad. Bolstered by
American industrial capabilities, the allied air forces began to take a heavy toll on
Germany. Combat Zone, documents the crucial early battles of WW II, as told
through the personal experience of combat veterans.
Battle Of Midway
Bombing of Germany