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Drama following the life of the officers and men of the King's Own Fusiliers regiment, during their home lives, training exercises and battles.

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Series cast summary:
Ben Nealon Ben Nealon ...  Lt Jeremy Forsythe / ... 46 episodes, 1994-1997
Robson Green ...  Fusilier Dave Tucker / ... 45 episodes, 1991-1995
Jerome Flynn ...  Cpl Paddy Garvey / ... 44 episodes, 1991-1995
Rosie Rowell Rosie Rowell ...  Donna Tucker 41 episodes, 1991-1995
Gary Love ...  Sgt Tony Wilton / ... 37 episodes, 1991-1994
Annabelle Apsion ...  Joy Wilton 30 episodes, 1991-1995
Danny Cunningham Danny Cunningham ...  Fus Andy Butcher / ... 27 episodes, 1995-1997
Denise Welch ...  Marsha Stubbs 26 episodes, 1993-1995
Rob Spendlove Rob Spendlove ...  CSM Michael Stubbs / ... 25 episodes, 1993-1995
David Groves ...  Fusilier Joe Farrell / ... 25 episodes, 1994-1996
Holly Aird ...  Cpl Nancy Thorpe RMP / ... 23 episodes, 1991-1995
Shaun Dingwall ...  Lance Cpl Steve Evans / ... 22 episodes, 1995-1996
Lesley Vickerage ...  Lt Kate Butler / ... 22 episodes, 1992-1994
Dorian Healy ...  Captain Kieran Voce / ... 19 episodes, 1993-1994
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Drama following the life of the officers and men of the King's Own Fusiliers regiment, during their home lives, training exercises and battles.

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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

10 June 1991 (UK) See more »

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Runtime:

(82 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

Kings Own Fusiliers is a made up name for the show. This regiment does not exist. See more »

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13 June 2004 | by anmariecSee all my reviews

I enjoyed this series very much! It had it all - drama and fun! The character were not at all stupid and the story line were good to very good... It was in fact even more than 'just showing army life' it was about people living together - having their good and bad moments. No character was totally evil and no character was totally good. They were just humans making the best of it for themselves - often dealing with difficult situations.

Although it was about the army (British army) - it was never an over the top and it never made them look bigger than live. It were - as we call them overhere - Tommies soldiering on... all right, sometimes they made a muddle of it. But they did their best and that resulted often in a good outcome! It also didn't shy away of the 'darker side' of army life. It wasn't afraid to deal with issues of soldiers who couldn't deal with the stress of their job. And that made a nice balance. But what I loved most about it was 'it's British-ness' - their so typical sense of humor to tackle difficult things, their great feeling of reality, being able to look at themselves in a realistic way often amiss in other army series/movies. And to be honest about themselves. And this made this series enjoyable to watch - even if you were non-British living on the otherside of the 'pond' as it were! My ancestors lived for four years with the British army - in the mud and dirt of Flanders Fields - and the stories they told us the younger ones co inside with the way this series shows British soldiers. I can understand that the UK is proud of them - despite they are not perfect! Or perhaps just because of that!?! If you ever come across this series on video or DVD - do watch it! I'm sure you will have many hours of pleasure watching them dealing with day to day life in the army...


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