KREUZBERG´D

Everything You Never Knew You Wanted to Know About Kreuzberg

FLYING THROUGH HELL – RADIO RECORDING OF A BERLIN AIR-RAID

Reporter Wynford Vaughan Thomas and sound engineer Reg Pidsley in front of a Lancaster bomber, September 1943; the pair flew on an RAF raid to Berlin on the night of 3 September 1943, and their report was broadcast ‘live’ on BBC Radio two days later.

Reporter Wynford Vaughan Thomas (R) and Reg Pidsley (L), his sound engineer for the historic flight in front of a Lancaster bomber in September of 1943.

An original radio recording of a Berlin air-raid made by the BBC on September 3rd, 1943 and aired two days later. It is also a series of interviews with people who knew Wynford Vaughan-Thomas, the man who spent eight hours on board of a Lancaster bomber heading for German capital to witness the pay-back that Hitler´s capital was about to receive.

A recording that will send shivers down your spine once you realise it is real…

http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b039lmkg

One comment on “FLYING THROUGH HELL – RADIO RECORDING OF A BERLIN AIR-RAID

  1. Lutz
    November 23, 2013

CARE TO COMMENT?

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Information

This entry was posted on November 22, 2013 by in Berlin, history of Berlin, WW2 and tagged , , , , .

Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 315 other followers

Archives

A hepcat in Berlin

Berlin deserves more hepcats

Alex Strehl

35mm Shots

Straßenfotografien

Beobachtungen am Wegesrand • Straßenfotografie • Street Photography

MattFoto Berlin

Industrie, Verkehr und Technik - und anderes

ellisnelson

children's author

Fatima Xberg's Blog

Just another WordPress.com weblog

Berlioz1935's Blog

It is about life, as I experienced it, how I see it and how I imagine it..

auntyuta

Just another WordPress.com site

Disciple's Perspective

Counseling and Biblical Perspective for the Reformed

GLASS LOVERS

all Ya Glass Lovers !

Pixxxel.org

...einfach Fotos

observations of a canary

in words, sights and sounds

Platypusradio

Jen Muir Illustration

ART FOR NOTHİNG

As you start to walk out on the way, the way appears...

.documenting.the.obvious

there is no "not enough light" there is only "not enough time"

Traces of a Border

Exploring the Berlin Wall Trail

michael hughes's blog

Just another WordPress.com weblog

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 315 other followers

%d bloggers like this: