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The role of women in WW1
Duration: 03.45Clip duration: 03.45
Original impressions of WW1 and the role women played.
The Somme from the air and land
Duration: 03.22Clip duration: 03.22
Veteran soldiers recall their experiences of the Battle of the Somme.
The story of Hedd Wyn
Duration: 03.50Clip duration: 03.50
Story of Hedd Wyn, World War One poet who won the chair in the 1917 National Eisteddfod.
The Treaty of Versailles, 1919 (subtitled)
Duration: 01.46Clip duration: 01.46
The outcomes of the Treaty of Versailles are outlined.
Walter Tull - one of the first black footballers and army officers
Duration: 03.53Clip duration: 03.53
The inspirational story of Walter Tull, a black professional footballer and army officer.
Welsh conscientious objectors
Duration: 02.40Clip duration: 02.40
Memories of the treatment of conscientious objectors in Wales during World War One.
Were soldiers properly prepared for war?
Duration: 03.15Clip duration: 03.15
A woman remembers her brother returning home from the trenches.
What was a soldier’s food like in WW1?
Duration: 03.02Clip duration: 03.02
Dan Snow compares the food rations for a British soldier in WW1 with those for a German.
What was a soldier’s kit like in WW1?
Duration: 05.01Clip duration: 05.01
Dan Snow describes a WW1 British Infantryman’s kit and compares it to what other soldiers
What was fighting in the trenches like?
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Stefan Westmann, a German Infantry Division Corporal, describes the act of killing.