• War
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Season 1|Episode 1

Call To Arms: Battle For Goose Green

This is a story of warfare at the sharp end – an extraordinary personal record of the last ‘traditional’ war of the twentieth century. This was fighting as it had been throughout military history; up close and personal, where killing a man often meant running him through with a bayonet or dropping a grenade in his lap.

At Goose Green, there was no escaping the realities of battle. This was no remote combat, but a down-and-dirty fight to the death with an enemy that could be seen and touched.

Make no mistake – the two men who guide us through the epic land battle that was Goose Green have seen warfare as it really is. These are their stories...