The Killing Factories

Duration: 30 minutes

How the war was won at home. Kate Adie tells the story of the women and men who produced the millions of shells needed for trench warfare. They worked at factories susceptible to explosions from a single spark, with catastrophic consequences.

Included is unique film footage found in a garden shed and unseen for a century.

Credits

Presenter
Kate Adie
Producer
Tony Roe

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