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The Showing Up of Corporal Jones

Dad's Army, Series 1 Episode 5 of 6

Classic wartime sitcom. Corporal Jones is put to the test and the Walmington-on-Sea Home Guard ensure that he is not found wanting.

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30 minutes

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Sun 14 Jun 2015 17:45
BBC Two Northern Ireland


Role Contributor
Captain George MainwaringArthur Lowe
Sergeant Arthur WilsonJohn Le Mesurier
Lance Corporal Jack JonesClive Dunn
Pte. James FrazerJohn Laurie
Pte. Joe WalkerJames Beck
Pte. Charles GodfreyArnold Ridley
Pte. Frank PikeIan Lavender
Mrs PikeJanet Davies
The BrigadierPatrick Weddington
Major ReganMartin Wyldeck
The CaretakerEdward Sinclair
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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