Army nurses and medics, part of the 807th Medical Air Evacuation Transport
Squadron, boarded a cargo plane for transport in November 1943, they never anticipated
the crash landing in Nazi-occupied Albania that would lead to their months-long
struggle for survival. In a drama that captured the attention of the American
public, the group and its flight crew dodged bullets and battled blinding
winter storms as they climbed mountains and fought to survive, aided by
courageous villagers who risked death at Nazi hands to help them.
mesmerizing tale of the courage and heroism of ordinary people, The Secret
Rescue tells not only a new story of struggle and endurance but also one
of the daring rescue attempts by clandestine American and British organizations
amid the tumultuous landscape of the war. Download and start listening now!