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Echoes of War: Rifleman


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by MAURICE LEITCH with Private . Semple returns to his Antrim home after the Battle of the Somme, the village's sole survivor from all the brave boys of Ulster ' who volunteered. But the battle scars go far deeper than anyone suspects.
Says as much abdat the suffering of World War I in half-an-hour as many feature length films. (SUNDAY TELEGRAPH) Bryan Murray ... a sensitive, finely judged performance.
Winner. of The Pye Television Award for New Television Writers
(The Imitation Game tomorrow at 9.0 pm)


Unknown: Maurice Leitch
Unknown: Bryan Murray
Producer: Terry Coles.
Director: David Gillard
Private Semple: Bryan Murray
Major Kincaid: Peter Jeffrey
Harry Kincaid: Simon Cadell
Old Semple.: .Will Leighton
Mrs Semple: Joan Ogden
Drill Sergeant: Derek Martin
Minister: Allan McClelland
Chauffeur: Clinton Morris

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Echoes of War: Rifleman

BBC Two England, 7 September 1981 22.30

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