Posted by sonofmallin (U15630251) on Monday, 25th February 2013
I have very much enjoyed the series of documentaries that have been put on iPlayer that were made in the 80s about the army, paras and royal marines. I would like to see more historic documentaries.
Posted by Peta (U24) on Tuesday, 26th February 2013
It's good to hear that you enjoyed them, thanks for coming online to let us know.
You might be interested in watching some of the clips in the BBC archive collections
or other archive programmes
You can see all of the Factual Historical programmes available on iPlayer via this link
This one in particular might interest you if you haven't seen it
Decisive Weapons - Series 1
tested in combat and generally derided by the British military establishment, the Harrier proved itself in the Falklands conflict when just 20 of them took on a 200-strong Argentinian air force
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