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Comedy Playhouse: The Dirtiest Soldier in the World


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Adapted by David Climie from "The General Danced at Dawn" by George Macdonald Fraser.


Author: George MacDonald Fraser
Adapted by: David Climie
Technical and Military Adviser: Mike Chappell
Pipe music arranged and played by: George Alexander
Designer: Paul Joel
Producer: Michael Mills
Lt MacNeill: John Standing
Pte McAuslan: Freddie Earlle
RSM: Jack Watson
CSM: Moray Watson
Col Gordon: Allan Cuthbertson
The Adjutant: Ben Aris
Maj Chisholm: Andrew Downie
Sgt of the Guard: Jay Neill
Cpl of the Guard: Stephen Temperly
Pte MacFarlane: Kevin Moran
Pte MacDonald: Christopher Holmes
Pte Hobbs: Clive Woodward
Pte Fraser: Ricky Newby
Pte Grant: Ben Gaule
The Duchess: Pauline Crow
The Duke: George C Robb

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Comedy Playhouse: The Dirtiest Soldier in the World

BBC One London, 27 March 1972 19.30

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