Room at the Bottom

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Dad's Army, Series 3 Episode 6 of 14

Duration: 35 minutes

Classic sitcom about the Home Guard unit of Walmington-on-Sea. Captain Mainwaring is horrified to discover that he is not a commissioned officer, so Sgt Wilson is put in charge of the platoon - with disastrous consequences.


Captain Mainwaring
Arthur Lowe
Sgt Wilson
John Le Mesurier
Lance Corporal Jones
Clive Dunn
Pte Frazer
John Laurie
Pte Walker
James Beck
Pte Pike
Ian Lavender
Pte Godfrey
Arnold Ridley
The Sergeant
Anthony Sagar
Captain Bailey
John Ringham
The Verger
Edward Sinclair
Pte Sponge
Colin Bean
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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