The stories of those who witnessed the battles of the British and German Navies in 1914. Read more
The stories of those who witnessed the battles of the British and German Navies in 1914.
Soldiers' experiences at night on the battlefields of the First World War.
Dan Snow looks at the morale of men serving in the First World War in 1914.
Recollections of the First Battle of Ypres in 1914 from those who fought it.
The Trenches 1914
The experiences of soldiers in the trenches during the first few months of the war.
Prisoners of War
Dan Snow hears soldiers' recollections of becoming prisoners of war in 1914.
The Christmas Truce
The extraordinary events of Christmas 1914, when troops briefly called a ceasefire.
Dan Snow presents the story of World War I through the voices of those who were there.
Veterans recall their experiences of the Battle of Neuve Chapelle in 1915.
Soldiers' experiences of the first German attacks using gas at the 2nd Battle of Ypres.
The experiences of two raw recruits at the Second Battle of Ypres.
Gallipoli - Landings
Dan Snow, based in Gallipoli, hears the recollections of those who landed there in 1915.
Gallipoli - Conditions and Evacuation
Soldiers vividly recall the terrible conditions they had to endure in Gallipoli in 1915.
The recollections of soldiers who returned home for a brief period of leave in 1915.
Dan Snow hears the recollections of those who served on and were victims of German U-Boats
Battle of Loos
First-hand accounts of the disastrous Battle of Loos from the BBC and IWM sound archives.
Dan Snow hears vivid accounts from those who fought in Salonika from 1915 onwards.
Kut: Sand, Mud, Mirage
WWI veterans describe siege conditions, starvation and surrender in Kut-Al-Amara.
Omnibus 1915 Part Two
Omnibus edition of the series covering the events of 1915, with Dan Snow.
Dan Snow brings together the sound archive collections of the Imperial War Museums and BBC
Dramatic accounts of the Battle of Jutland from the sailors who survived it.
Those who refused to join the army when their call-up papers arrived tell their story.
The Somme: From Sunrise to Zero Hour
Those who fought at the Battle of the Somme recall the build-up to the battle.
The Somme: Over the Top
The first catastrophic ten minutes of the Battle of the Somme, described by survivors.
Sheffield and the Somme
Dan Snow looks at the impact of the Battle of the Somme on the Sheffield pals battalion.
The impact of a soldier's execution for cowardice in 1916 on his family.
Soldiers describe seeing tanks for the very first time on the battlefield at Flers in 1916
Soldiers describe what they got up to when they were out of the front line.
British prisoners of war recall their treatment after the end of the siege of Kut-Al-Amara
Omnibus 1916 Series 2
Omnibus edition of five programmes drawing on interviews with those who survived WWI.