When We Go To War

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  • 2015
  • 1 Season
  • 6.7  (140)

This landmark drama recounts the impact of World War I on families in New Zealand. The story cuts between life at home and the fronts of Gallipoli and Egypt. It begins in a time of optimism and hope, even as the world prepares for war. With one of the highest living standards in the world, New Zealand is part of the British Empire. As the battlefield beckons, few can foresee the horrors to come.

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Cissy's Letter
6. Cissy's Letter
May 24, 2015
As rumours of a Gallipoli evacuation spread, Charles, Manaaki and Bea start making plans for the future.
Charles' Letter
5. Charles' Letter
May 17, 2015
Charles is shaken by the horror of war and entrusts Violet with a letter exposing the truth. Meanwhile, war hero Manaaki is questioned in relation to a murder.
Awa's Letter
4. Awa's Letter
May 10, 2015
Manaaki fights a recurring nightmare, John takes his guilt out on James, and Richard finds an unlikely ally in Awa.
Harry's Letter
3. Harry's Letter
May 3, 2015
Charles clashes with Harry when he returns to Gallipoli, Cissy is seduced by an admirer, and Manaaki and Harry go 'over the top' with tragic results.
Manaaki's Letter
2. Manaaki's Letter
April 26, 2015
This episode begins in Egypt with Manaaki writing his letter and moves to the landings at Gallipoli. Flashbacks to Auckland touch on tribal lands and the feelings of the Maori about the war.
Bea's Letter
1. Bea's Letter
April 26, 2015
We meet nurse Bea Smith at a military hospital in Alexandria. At the same hospital is her lecturer from Otago Medical School where she was studying to become a doctor. A scandal ended her chance to become a doctor and she became a nurse and then off to war.
Description

This landmark drama recounts the impact of World War I on families in New Zealand. The story cuts between life at home and the fronts of Gallipoli and Egypt. It begins in a time of optimism and hope, even as the world prepares for war. With one of the highest living standards in the world, New Zealand is part of the British Empire. As the battlefield beckons, few can foresee the horrors to come.

When We Go To War is a series that is currently running and has 1 seasons (6 episodes). The series first aired on April 26, 2015.

Where to Watch When We Go To War

When We Go To War is available for streaming on the MagellanTV; Magellan TV website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch When We Go To War on demand at Amazon Prime and Tubi TV.

  • Premiere Date
    April 26, 2015
  • IMDB Rating
    6.7  (140)