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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

Last on

Sat 14 Jan 2017 20:30
BBC Two except Northern Ireland


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

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

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