Bomb Girls is a Canadian television drama that debuted on 04 January 2012.
The plot profiles the stories of four women working in a Canadian munitions factory during World War II, beginning in 1941.
Originally intended to be a six-part drama mini-series, two seasons have aired.
Against the backdrop of a war bond event at Victory Munitions, sponsored by Witham Foods, everyone struggles with their own private war. Betty and Kate are forced to come to terms with their confusing friendship, which drives them apart; Kate seeks solace in Ivan while Betty grows close to a Women’s Army Corps soldier, Teresa. At the insistence of Shelia, Lorna and Bob attempt to reach out to Eugene, who is suffering from battle fatigue, but with little success; Lorna finally agrees to let him return to the front lines to fight. After Gladys discovers her father has been paying for her room at the hotel, she looks to James for help, only to be devastated after he is killed in battle.
Bomb Girls Series
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Production & Filming Details
- Release Date: 06 February 2013.
- Running Time: 45 minutes.
- Rating: 12.
- Country: UK.
- Language: English.