Below is an incomplete list of fictional feature films or miniseries released since which feature events of World War II in the narrative. Fictional feature films specifically pertaining to the Holocaust appear in the List of Holocaust films Narrative films. Many aspects of this conflict have repeatedly been the subject of drama. These common subjects will not be linked when they appear in the film descriptions below:. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.
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Churchill, Sir Winston Leonard Spencer — , prime minister , was born at Blenheim Palace, Oxfordshire, the family home of the dukes of Marlborough , on 30 November His father, Lord Randolph Henry Spencer Churchill — , was the third son of the seventh duke and a descendant of John Churchill, first duke of Marlborough , Queen Anne's commander-in-chief during the War of the Spanish Succession. According to a Jerome family tradition accepted by Churchill himself, Jennie's mother, Clara , was of Iroquois descent, but proof is lacking. Winston Churchill's date of birth has given rise to speculation that he was conceived before the wedding, but the only certainty is that he was born prematurely.
He longed for his mother. William Crawford was a year-old Boy Second Class serving aboard the storm-tossed British battle cruiser Hood in , from where he wrote home with a heartfelt plea. We struck bad weather today and waves as big as houses came crashing over our bows.
This is surprising given the importance of the region to Britain and the fact that some records were released, with a helpful guide, in For a useful, recent bibliography, see M. Foot's foreword to W. The Diaries of the Countess of Ranfurly, — London, The National Archive, United Kingdom.