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In the Highest Tradition - Episode 6

First transmitted in 1989, this is the final part of a six part series which delves into the world of the British Army’s Regimental traditions and the stories behind them.

First transmitted in 1989, this is the final part of a six part series which delves into the world of the British Army’s Regimental traditions and the stories behind them. This is a world where a Napoleonic Drum Major’s staff remains prized booty, a dog wears campaign medals awarded by Queen Victoria’s command and snuff is served from a ram called George.

  • Broadcast on BBC Two, 8:00PM Mon, 11 Dec 1989
  • Available until 12:00AM Fri, 1 Jan 2038
  • First broadcast BBC Two, 8:00PM Mon, 11 Dec 1989
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  • Duration 28 minutes

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