World War One: The People’s Story is a 4-episode BBC documentary series from 2014 on the First World War.
Also known as The Great War: The People’s Story (US title).
The government recruits more and more men into the military – like Glasgow shipyard worker Arthur Roberts, diplomat Duff Cooper, and 18-year-old Londoner Ted Poole. Women step up to take jobs previously done by men, including new farmhand Helen and volunteer nurse Lady Diana Manners.
World War One: The People’s Story Series
You can find a full index and overview of World War One: The People’s Story here.
Production & Filming Details
- Release Date: 31 August 2014.
- Running time: 46 minutes.
- Rating: NR.
- Country: UK.
- Language: English.