In the News
Pulling Back the Curtain
CBS This Morning segment, Saturday May 4, 2013
CBS This Morning Video
Ghost Army of inflatable decoys helped WWII effort
Article in the Philadelphia Inquirer featuring Ghost Army Veteran Bernie Mason. April 29, 2013
Inquirer article by Jeff Gammage
Imprint of a Phantom Army
A New York Times review of the Ghost Army Art Exhibit Artists of Deception at the Edward Hopper House Art Center in Nyack, NY. April 19, 2013.
NYT Review by Sylvanie Gold
Blass from the Past
New York Post article about the film, focusing on Bill Blass, April 16, 2013
Post article by Michael Starr
The Ultimate in Performance Art
A review of the film on Tedflicks.com, January 31, 2013
"What sets The Ghost Army apart ... is the care, attention to detail,
and precise accounting of history which Beyer lavished on it."
Review by Ted Faraone
Attack of the Ghost Army
An article I wrote for the May 2013 issue of America in WWII magazine about the film. They did a great job with photos and layout, and prominently promoting the PBS broadcast.
Magazine Article by Rick Beyer
PBS to Air Ghost Army in May
Chronicle Interview Part 1
The first of two segments devoted to The Ghost Army that appeared on WCVB TV's "Chronicle" Program in December 2012. Each segment starts with a clip, and then a short interview with filmmaker Rick Beyer.
Chronicle Segment One: Masters of Deception
Interview on WBEZ Radio Chicago
February 22 Interview with Rick Kogan on WBEZ's "Afternoon Shift"
Chronicle Interview Part 2
The second of two segments devoted to The Ghost Army that appeared on WCVB TV's "Chronicle" Program in December 2012. Each segment starts with a clip, and then a short interview with filmmaker Rick Beyer.
Chronicle Segment Two: Looking for the Enemy
Artists of Deception: Fooling the Enemy During WWII
A WBUR Radio story by Andrea Shea about the film and the unit that aired on June 6, 2012
Freddy Fox Goes to War
A March, 2012, article by Ghost Army filmmaker about the contributions of Fred Fox, Princeton '39, to the Ghost Army
Princeton Alumni Magazine
An article in Newsweek Poland about the film and the story of the Ghost Army.
Second World War 'Ghost Army' helped Allies win war
May 2010 Article in the Daily Telegraph (UK) about the Ghost Army
This little-known unit's knack for deception was crucial to Allied success in World War Two.
Military Officer Magazine--use the interface to go to page 58
Secret WWII Army Unit
An article about a special screening of the rough cut held at the Milwaukee VA hospital in honor of Ghost Army veteran Al Albrecht, who is hospitalized there battling cancer.
Milwaukee Sentinel Journal
Aufmarsch der Gummiarmee
An article (in German) about the unit and the that appeared in April 2010 in SpiegelOnline, the
Haunting Germans with the Ghost Army
L’armée fantôme de la seconde guerre mondiale
May 2010 article in French website Bachich about the Ghost Army