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In this military drama series, British soldiers struggle to survive in the trenches of World War I. Although set in the early 20th century, the series uses modern film making techniques to give the production a distinctly modern feel.Our World War is a series that is currently running and has 1 seasons (3 episodes). The series first aired on September 6, 2014.

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Thursday at 9:00 PM on BBC Three
1 Season, 3 Episodes
September 6, 2014
Cast: Nicki Vickery, Rob Townsend
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  • 1918, and after four years of combat the British invent a new weapon designed to break the stalemate. Private Chas Rowland, determined to bring the war to an end and return home, joins the Tank Corps under the command of Lieutenant Mould, entering the extraordinary world of the Niveleur, a Mark V tank. Primed to take part in a major offensive against the Germans just outside the French town of Amiens, the crew of the Niveleur include Fred Firth, a father-of-two desperate to see his children again; Private Dodds, a tough warrior scarred by the loss of his brothers; and Mike Weston, a civilian mechanic conscripted into the tanks. The crew will only survive four gruelling days behind enemy lines if they can learn to work together. Can they bring the war to an end and make it home?

  • The Battle of the Somme, follows the extraordinary real journey of a soldier in a Pals regiment, from enlisting, through his first brush with warfare, the experience of hand-to-hand combat in fearsome and unexpected conditions and the challenges of no man's land.

  • Following a single company of riflemen and machine gunners as they fight the first battle of the war against a vast German army, a battle which delivers the first four Victoria Crosses of the war.

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