The Face on the Poster

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Dad's Army, Series 8 Episode 6 of 6

Duration: 29 minutes

Classic wartime sitcom. Mainwaring starts an advertising campaign to increase recruiting, but Wilson mixes up the photographs for the poster.

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Sat 8 Jun 2013 17:35 BBC Two Northern Ireland only

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Captain Mainwaring
Arthur Lowe
Sgt Wilson
John Le Mesurier
Cpl Jones
Clive Dunn
Private Frazer
John Laurie
Private Godfrey
Arnold Ridley
Private Pike
Ian Lavender
Frank Williams
Edward Sinclair
Chief ARP Warden Hodge
Bill Pertwee
Private Sponge
Colin Bean
Mr Bluett
Harold Bennett
Mr Bugden
Peter Butterworth
Bill Tasker
Police Sergeant
Michael Bevis
Polish Officer
Gabor Vernon
David Croft
Jimmy Perry
David 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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