Foreign Field, A

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012001110520101108 (BBC7)August 1914: After British decimation at the Battle of Mons, four soldiers hide out in rural France.|Read by Tom Goodman-hill.|After the Battle of Mons, four soldiers hide out in rural France.|Ben MacIntyre's reconstruction from town records, witness accounts and letters of what happened when four British soldiers were trapped behind enemy lines in August 1914 (1/5).
022001110620101109 (BBC7)Suspecting that enemy soldiers are posing as civilians, the Germans warn the French not to hide them.|Read by Tom Goodman-hill.|Suspecting that enemy soldiers are posing as civilians, the Germans send a warning.
032001110720101110 (BBC7)As the British soldiers settle into the French village, complications arise when one falls in love.|Read by Tom Goodman-hill.|As the British soldiers settle into the French village, complications soon arise.
042001110820101111 (BBC7)The German hold on the French village intensifies, but the British soldiers are determined to escape.|Read by Tom Goodman-hill.|The German hold on the French village intensifies.
05 LAST2001110920101112 (BBC7)May 1916: The last days of British soldier Robert Digby and the looming Battle of the Somme.|Read by Tom Goodman-hill.|The last days of British soldier Robert Digby.