In Their Own Words

Coming of Age During WWII

Clip: Episode 1 | 3m 6s

Elizabeth comes of age during WWII, as Britain endures the deadly German aerial bombardment known as “The Blitz.” The King and Queen escape injury when Buckingham Palace is bombed, and their steadfast resolve and dedication to duty make an impression on Elizabeth, who serves her country as a truck mechanic.

Aired: 09/01/15

Rating: TV-PG