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Command Decision

Dad's Army, Series 1 Episode 3 of 6

Classic comedy about the Home Guard unit of Walmington-on-Sea.

Captain Mainwaring puts the defence of the realm before personal pride and nearly loses control of the platoon in the process.

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30 minutes

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Sat 23 May 2015 19:30


Role Contributor
Captain MainwaringArthur Lowe
Sgt WilsonJohn Le Mesurier
Lance Corporal JonesClive Dunn
Pte FrazerJohn Laurie
Pte WalkerJames Beck
Pte PikeIan Lavender
Pte GodfreyArnold Ridley
Janet KingCaroline Dowdeswell
Colonel SquareGeoffrey Lumsden
The SoldierGordon Peters
ProducerDavid Croft
WriterJames Perry
WriterDavid Croft

How Captain Mainwairing and Sgt Wilson got called up

Dad's Army group shot for Archive superpromo

Letters from the actors, internal BBC memos and photos from the first episode to the last.

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