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A Special Dad's Army

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by JIMMY PERRY and DAVID CROFT starring
Arthur Lowe
John Le Mesurter and Clive Dunn
Battle of the Giants featuring with The Voice Of BUD FLANAGAN Signature tune by JIMMY PERRY and DEREK TAVERNER played by the BAND OF THE COLDSTREAM GUARDS conducted by their Director of Music CAPT TREVOR L. SHARPE
Film cameraman STEWART A. FARNELL Film editor BOB RYMER Lighting HOWARD KING Designer PAUL JOEL
Producer DAVID CROFT
(Those wartime Christmases - by the veterans of Dad's Army: page 6)

Contributors

Unknown: Jimmy Perry
Unknown: David Croft
Unknown: Arthur Lowe
Unknown: John Le Mesurter
Unknown: Clive Dunn
Unknown: Jimmy Perry
Unknown: Derek Taverner
Unknown: Trevor L. Sharpe
Unknown: Stewart A. Farnell
Editor: Bob Rymer
Unknown: Howard King
Designer: Paul Joel
Producer: David Croft
Private Frazer: John Laurie
Private Walker: James Beck
Private Godfrey: Arnold Ridley
Private Pike: Ian Lavender
ARP Warden: Bill Pertwee
Captain Square: Geoffrey Lumsden
Vicar: Frank Williams
Verger: Edward Sinclair
Colonel: Robert Raglan
Sergcant: Charles Hill
Private Sponge: Colin Bean
Barmaid: Rosemary Faith

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