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27/12/2013

MONS 1914

The first film in our Great war series Mons 1914 is now out. As well as following the BEF from mobilisation through the initial contacts to the fighting of 23/24 Aug this programme highlights the innovations found in this battle. The the first use of the RFC in combat and the rapidly developing use of radios. However the real stars of the programme are the Tommies of the BEF who over the months to come display heroism and stoicism of the highest order.

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