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HAIG SPECIAL: Haig in 1914

Season 5

Pete and Gary revisit one of their most popular but controversial series - the story of Sir Douglas Haig.


The fourth episode tells the story of Haig as a general in the field in the first year of the war, and his stoic defence of the vital Flanders town of Ypres.


Visit Gallipoli with Pete and Gary in 2024! Go to https://phbt.uk/ for more information!


Presenters: Peter Hart and Gary Bain

Publisher: Mat McLachlan

Producer: Jess Stebnicki


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Find out everything Pete and Gary are doing at https://linktr.ee/pgmh


For more great history content, visit www.LivingHistoryTV.com, or subscribe to our YouTube channel at www.youtube.com/c/LivingHistoryTV


To walk in the footsteps of the soldiers of the First and Second World Wars, join one of our battlefield tours! Full details at www.battlefields.com.au

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