Book Discussion on Axis Sally: The American Voice of Nazi Germany

Historian Richard Lucas, a shortwave radio enthusiast, talked about the life of Mildred Gillars and how the American-born radio performer… read more

Historian Richard Lucas, a shortwave radio enthusiast, talked about the life of Mildred Gillars and how the American-born radio performer became employed by the Nazis during World War II and known to American forces in Europe as “Axis Sally.” Mr. Lucas showed pictures and played radio clips during his presentation and then responded to questions from members of the audience. This event of the New York Military Affairs Symposium was held at the Intrepid Sea, Air and Space Museum.

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Book Discussion on Axis Sally: The American Voice of Nazi Germany

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Public Affairs Event
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Location:
New York, New York, United States
First Aired:
Jun 25, 2011
Last Aired:
Jun 27, 2011

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  • Jun 25, 2011 | 1:25pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 26, 2011 | 6:26am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 27, 2011 | 2:26am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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