The BEST Episodes of Greatest Events of WWII in Colour
Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!
Last Updated: Jun 2, 2021
From the attack on Pearl Harbor to D-Day, the most pivotal events of World War II come to life in this vivid docuseries featuring colorized footage.
#1 - Hiroshima
Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired Nov 8, 2019
To avoid a protracted ground war, the U.S. uses atomic bombs against Japan, causing unprecedented devastation -- and changing the course of history.
#2 - Liberation of Buchenwald
Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired Nov 8, 2019
U.S. troops in Germany discover the Buchenwald concentration camp, and the Allies begin to reckon with the unspeakable reality of the Holocaust.
#3 - D-Day
Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Nov 8, 2019
Under cover of an elaborate deception, the largest seaborne invasion force in history crosses the English Channel to gain a foothold in Normandy.
#4 - Siege of Stalingrad
Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Nov 8, 2019
Hitler’s blitzkrieg of the Soviet Union stalls at Stalingrad, where one of the war's bloodiest battles marks the beginning of the end for the Nazis.
#5 - Pearl Harbor
Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Nov 8, 2019
Among the greatest gambles in military history, Japan's audacious attack on Pearl Harbor cripples the Pacific fleet and brings the U.S. into the war.
#6 - Battle of Midway
Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Nov 8, 2019
In the war’s most decisive sea battle, a codebreaker's hunch and several fortuitous twists result in the U.S. routing the Japanese navy at Midway.
#7 - Blitzkrieg
Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Nov 8, 2019
Revolutionizing warfare through radio technology, swift panzer divisions and aerial bombardment, Germany pushes Allied forces to the sea at Dunkirk.
#8 - Dresden Firestorm
Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired Nov 8, 2019
Pushing for a German surrender, Allied forces firebomb the city of Dresden, killing thousands of civilians and unleashing a storm of controversy.
#9 - Battle of Britain
Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Nov 8, 2019
Bombs hit Britain, but invasion does not, as sophisticated defense systems help the RAF deliver a critical defeat to the once-invincible Luftwaffe.
#10 - Battle of the Bulge
Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Nov 8, 2019
Hitler's bid to turn the tide with a doomed offensive in the Ardennes inflicts massive casualties on both sides and depletes Germany's last reserves.