- Number of Discs: 3
- Rated: Not Rated
- Run Time: 2 hours, 50 minutes
- Video: Color
- Released: August 5, 2008
- Originally Released: 1949
- Label: C&B Productions
- 3-Disc Set
- Encoding: Region 0 (Worldwide)
- Aspect Ratio: Full Frame - 1.33
Disc 1: "The Allies Conquer Sicily and the Italian Mainland"
Disc 2: "Operation Dragoon: The Allied Invasion of Southern France"
Disc 3: "Red Ball Express: The Supply Convoy Through Europe"
This entry in the Emmy Award-winning documentary series WHEN THE WORLD WENT TO WAR explores key World War II battles that took place in the European theater. Based on General Dwight D. Eisenhower's memoirs, and using remarkable footage from the battles themselves, this volume recalls the Allied victory in Sicily, the Allied invasion of southern France, and the path of the Red Ball Express supply convoy through Europe.
Description by Koch Entertainment:
Based on Dwight D. Eisenhower's book, "Crusade in Europe," WORLD WAR II: WHEN THE WORLD WENT TO WAR retells the history of the greatest and most horrifying war in history. Part 5 of this 5-part series is subtitled: The European Theater: Operation Dragoon and the Red Ball Express. Disc One: The Allies Conquer Sicily and the Italian Mainland, Disc Two: Operation Dragoon: The Allied Invasion of Southern France, Disc Three: Red Ball Express: The Supply Convoy Through Europe
World War II