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The Tin Box

Memories of the Great War from an Irish perspective (2004).

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Documentary maker: Mary Russell

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Documentary maker: Peter Woods

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The Tin Box

Upwards of 300,000 Irish men and women from the nationalist tradition fought in the Great War.

This documentary is about the memories of the children of these people and it's a personal journey for writer and broadcaster Mary Russell whose father fought in the Great War with the Royal Dublin Fusiliers.

Producer: Peter Woods
(First broadcast 3 March 2004)

An Irish radio documentary from RTÉ Radio 1, Ireland - Documentary on One - the home of Irish radio documentaries

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