Death Or Freedom: The Jericho Jailbreak

2015
50:00

June 22, 2015

Expired 3.0 44 x
It was one of the most audacious and daring raids of World War Two. On the morning of 19 February 1944, a squadron of RAF Mosquito bombers, flying as low as three metres over occupied France, demolished the walls of Amiens Jail. The official reason for the raid was to free French resistance fighters awaiting imminent execution by the Nazis. The bombs killed about 100 people but many prisoners were freed. Recreating the route of the legendary raid, this dramatic documentary investigates the miss...
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