War File: Battlefield - Monte Cassino
For the first five months of 1944, the Allied powers attempted an offensive into Italy by attempting to capture Monte Cassino, a hill that offered some strategic advantages. Battlefield: Monte Cassino documents the struggle involved in the successful capture of this area, the former home to a monastery.
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2. Introduction [3:18]
3. Genesis of a Campaign [17:27]
4. The Opposing Forces [8:18]
5. The Commanders [8:03]
6. The Weapons [8:44]
7. The Allied Plans [10:24]
8. The Campaign Begins [33:34]
9. Kesselring Regroups [10:18]
10. The End of the Campaign [4:36]
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