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Wednesday Matinee ' WHY DO THE NATIONS?'


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by B. A . Young
Production by Cleland Finn
The British Army:
The U.S. Army:
The Russian Army:
Scene: The ante-room of the Officers' Mess of a Control Commission unit in Bavaria, just after the German capitulation in 1945


Unknown: B. A Young
Production By: Cleland Finn
Brigadier Crum: Richard Williams
Captain Graham Blood: David Enders
Guardsman Foster: Nicholas Parsons
Captain Mackendrick: John Glen
Second Lt Shaporin: David Kossoff
Colonel Hawks: Stuart Nichol
Lt -Col Vassilievsky: Eric Anderson
Captain Sverdlov: Hamilton Dyce
Lisa von Sickert, a German girl: Virginia Winter
Telephone operator: Raymond Byrnes

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Wednesday Matinee ' WHY DO THE NATIONS?'

BBC Home Service Basic, 30 July 1952 15.00

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