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The Somme's Secret Weapon: A Time Team Special

The Somme's Secret Weapon: A Time Team Special

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Summary

Tony Robinson joins a dig near Mametz on the site of the Somme battlefield, where British trenches from 1916 are uncovered. The experts investigate the deployment of a weapon known as the Livens Flame Projector as the army launched its assault in northern France.

Cast & Crew

Presenter Tony Robinson
Executive Producer Philip Clarke
Producer Jobim Sampson

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