The Great Underground War (2014): S01E01 – The Mines of Ypres


This fascinating series unearths the story about how the Great War went on underground.


The story of how a unique British tunnelling technique developed for the mud of Flanders was employed to win the strategic ground during the gruesome trench warfare of the Ypres Salient.

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You can find a full index and overview of The Great Underground War here.

Production & Filming Details

  • Release Date: 10 August 2014.
  • Running Time: 45 minutes.
  • Rating: Unknown.
  • Country: UK.
  • Language: English and German.

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