Ep15: WWI Veteran Montagu Cleeve


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In this very special episode, Peter and Gary discuss the military career of Montagu Cleeve, who joined the Royal Artillery in 1913 and served as an officer on some of the heaviest guns used in the war, including the mighty 'Boche Buster' railway gun. This episode also features several audio clips of Montagu Cleeve describing his wartime experiences - an amazing chance to hear about the First World War from the voice of a man who lived through it!

Presenters: Peter Hart and Gary Bain Publisher: Mat McLachlan Producer: Jess Stebnicki

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