The Great War Interviews: 6. Charles Carrington

 

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Charles Carrington enlisted in 1914, and by December 1915 found himself stationed on the Western front between Gommecourt and Serre. Up until the spring of 1916, Charles enjoyed the experience; a sort of 'outdoor camping holiday with the boys, with a slight spice of danger to make it interesting'.

 

Channel: BBC (Archive)

First Air Date: 10 Mar 2014

Duration: 29 mins

 

Collection: The Great War Interviews (13 episodes)

A collection of interviews with World War One veterans and civilians filmed in the 1960s for the landmark BBC series The Great War.

 

 

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