Commando: On The Front Line (2007): S01E08 – Royal Marines, To Your Duties!

Introduction Follow the young men undergoing training to become Royal Marine Commandos. Outline The final set of recruits arrive in Afghanistan where they join up with Second Lieutenant Bertie Kerr’s men. Commando: On The Front Line Series You can find a full index of Commando: On The Front Line here. Production & Filming Details Director(s):… Read More

Commando: On The Front Line (2007): S01E07 – Assault at Dawn

Introduction Follow the young men undergoing training to become Royal Marine Commandos. Outline Bertie Kerr and his team continue to be in danger. The other remaining recruits of 924 Troop train one last time before being sent to Afghanistan as well. Commando: On The Front Line Series You can find a full index of Commando:… Read More

Commando: On The Front Line (2007): S01E06 – Operation Sparrowhawk

Introduction Follow the young men undergoing training to become Royal Marine Commandos. Outline Bertie Kerr leads his team into enemy territory and comes under immediate fire from the Taliban just three weeks after having passed out. More trainees continue with their training in the UK being pushed to the very limits. Commando: On The Front… Read More

Commando: On The Front Line (2007): S01E05 – Enemy Contact

Introduction Follow the young men undergoing training to become Royal Marine Commandos. Outline Halfway through their commando training, the recruits of 924 Troop are pushed to the limit prior to their deployment to Afghanistan. Meanwhile, Bertie Kerr, just three weeks out of training, leads his troop into enemy territory. Commando: On The Front Line Series… Read More

Commando: On The Front Line (2007): S01E04 – Tears and Fears

Introduction Follow the young men undergoing training to become Royal Marine Commandos. Outline When Terry John takes part in a speed march things don’t go quite as he was expecting and he learns some harsh realities from the medical officer. Commando: On The Front Line Series You can find a full index of Commando: On… Read More

Commando: On The Front Line (2007): S01E03 – The Lost Patrol

Introduction Follow the young men undergoing training to become Royal Marine Commandos. Outline Whilst out training on Dartmoor the team find themselves in a real life rescue. Commando: On The Front Line Series You can find a full index of Commando: On The Front Line here. Production & Filming Details Director(s): Christopher Terrill. Original Network:… Read More

Commando: On The Front Line (2007): S01E02 – Carrot and Stick

Introduction Follow the young men undergoing training to become Royal Marine Commandos. Outline After weeks of training the recruits find it difficult to make the required grade. Commando: On The Front Line Series You can find a full index of Commando: On The Front Line here. Production & Filming Details Director(s): Christopher Terrill. Original Network:… Read More

Commando: On The Front Line (2007): S01E01 – The Shock of Capture

Introduction Follow the young men undergoing training to become Royal Marine Commandos. Outline Chris Terrill trains alongside other recruits as he hopes to make the grade so he can film the war in Afghanistan. Commando: On The Front Line Series You can find a full index of Commando: On The Front Line here. Production &… Read More

Commando: On The Front Line Overview (2007)

Introduction Follow the young men undergoing training to become Royal Marine Commandos. Outline A hard hitting ITV series that follows Royal Marines recruits from day one of training, through 32 weeks of the longest and hardest military training in the world and then to the front line in Afghanistan. A modern classic. A one-hour special… Read More