WINSTON S. CHURCHILL SPEECH: FALL OF FRANCE (RADIO)

Summary

In this BBC broadcast, Prime Minister Winston S. Churchill informs the British public that the news from France is "very bad." He announces the fall of France and notes Britain's loss of its ally, affirms British faith and purpose expresses that, though Britain stands alone, ultimate victory will be achieved. (The American network of broadcast cannot be determined.)

Details

  • NETWORK: BBC (United Kingdom)
  • DATE: June 17, 1940 Monday
  • RUNNING TIME: 0:01:00
  • COLOR/B&W:
  • CATALOG ID: R79:0010
  • GENRE: Radio - Talk/Interviews
  • SUBJECT HEADING: France, Fall of
  • SERIES RUN: BBC - Radio, 1940
  • COMMERCIALS:

CREDITS

    • Winston S. Churchill … Speaker