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Duration: 1 hour, 37 minutes

Wartime drama. A small group of Royal Marines carry out a covert canoe raid on the docks of Bordeaux during World War II in a mission to destroy the blockade-busting Nazi ships.

Last on

Thu 27 Dec 2012 17:55 BBC Two except Scotland

Credits

Captain Thompson
Trevor Howard
Sgt Craig
Victor Maddern

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