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WWII's Most Daring Raids:

Cutting Rommel's Lifeline

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WWII's Most Daring Raids: Cutting Rommel's Lifeline

Full Episode | 46:00

In the scorching North African desert in 1942, the British Special Air Service must destroy Nazi Field Marshal Erwin Rommel's vital fuel supplies and other high-value targets. Witness the action firsthand as we relive this daring raid.

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In the scorching North African desert in January 1942, the British Special Air Service is sent on a do-or-die mission. They must infiltrate a Libyan harbor and destroy Nazi Field Marshal Erwin Rommel's vital fuel supplies and other high-value targets. These men have the expertise, but do they have the experience to pull off this dangerous raid? Witness the action firsthand as we relive this daring raid, told through the testimony of commanding officer Colonel Stirling and other key members of his fearless force.

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