Sword of Honour (1986): S01E03


Sword of Honour is an Australian miniseries made in 1986 and aired on Channel Seven. The series starred Andrew Clarke, Tracy Mann and Alan Fletcher.

The series was about two young men who are trying to get over the horrors of the Vietnam War.


Tony and Frank return to Australia from Vietnam, and find it difficult to fit back into society. Frank’s wounds make a return to normal life very difficult, while Tony’s attempts to restart a relationship with Esse, his childhood sweetheart, are fraught with challenges as she is part of the anti-war movement. Both Tony and Frank find it impossible to fit back in, with Tony having a breakdown and Frank not fitting back into married life.

Sword of Honour Series

You can find a full index and overview of Sword of Honour here.

Production & Filming Details

  • Release Date: 26 October 1986.
  • Running time: 4 x 100 minutes (120 minutes with adverts).
  • Rating: Unknown.
  • Country: Australia.
  • Language: English.

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