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Archive for June 7th, 2008

CBS Radio: Ned Calmer and Quincy Howe

Posted by Thunder Pig on June 7, 2008

An end-of-the-day report that ties all the threads together of what was known as of 11pm on June 6, 1944:

CBS Radio 11 o’clock News

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CBS Radio: News of the Day and National Prayer by FDR

Posted by Thunder Pig on June 7, 2008

Starting at 9.30pm with news of the invasion, and accounts of some of the fighting, reactions across the nation, and culminating in a National Prayer led by President Franklin Roosevelt at 10pm:

CBS NEWS and FDR Prayer

FDR Prayer Alone
Would they recognize our nation?

Previously:

CBS Radio: John Daly Reports D-Day News

CBS News: De Gaulle Speech and Other War News

Kate Smith Speaks Prayer For Our Troops, News Follows

CBS Radio “The Light of the World”

NBC News Update “Plus 6 Hours”

CBS News Update “The Invasion of Europe Is Underway” Pt 3

CBS News Update “The Invasion of Europe Is Underway” Pt 2

CBS News Update “The Invasion of Europe Is Underway”

NBC News Special Bulletin

This Is London Calling: Communique #1 Invasion of Europe Underway

Unconfirmed Reports of Invasion Underway in Europe

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Old Glory Radio Live Video Show

Posted by Thunder Pig on June 7, 2008

Here is Tom Fredriksen’s regular Friday show, which begins at 9pm Eastern Time:

Website

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NBC Radio Report "Cross Country Reaction to D-Day"

Posted by Thunder Pig on June 7, 2008

Reports from various NBC radio affiliates on the mood of the country, and how people reacted to the news of the invasion of Europe:

NBC Affiliates Report on D-Day Reactions at Home

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