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Behind the Lines Episode 7 of 7

First transmitted in 1985, this series follows the progress of 25 prospective members of the Mountain and Arctic Warfare Cadre (MAWC), a specialist unit of the Royal Marines. In this episode, after a 200 mile ski-yomp in the snow, the trainees complete their recruitment course and discover whether they have passed.

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30 minutes

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Tue 25 Jun 1985 20:40
BBC Two except East, South East, Yorkshire

BBC Four British Armed Forces Collection

BBC Four British Armed Forces Collection
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Role Contributor
WriterIan Wooldridge
NarratorIan Wooldridge
Film RecordistFred Clark
Film RecordistMervyn Broadway
Dubbing MixerMike Harwood
Camera OperatorIan Kennedy
Camera OperatorMichael Radford
Film EditorDick Pull
ProducerMichael Begg

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