The Day War Broke Out

Tony Robinson investigates the effect of the announcement of war on 3 September 1939.

Featuring recollections by those who were alive at the time of the Anderson shelters, barrage balloons and gas masks that were to become part of daily life in Britain following the announcement.

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Tony Robinson investigates the effect of the announcement of war on 3 September 1939.

Featuring recollections by those who were alive at the time of the Anderson shelters, barrage balloons and gas masks that were to become part of daily life in Britain following the announcement.