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WW2 Air Crash DetectivesWW2 Air Crash Detectives
UKTV History, 2014 Cancelled/Ended | Documentary

World War II Air Crash Detectives' follows Garth Barnard's unshakeable resolve to investigate how thousands of young Airmen from the Second World War ended up dead whilst in air accidents or training.

The English Civil WarThe English Civil War
UKTV History Cancelled/Ended | Documentary

It was a time of great bitterness and hatred in Britain - a war that set father against son and brother against brother. The breakdown in relations between a Parliament with a strong purpose and a King who believed in his divine right to rule, set the scene for a series of brutal battles that were truly a struggle for the soul of a nation. The outcome of the English Civil War shaped the course of the nation's history, and laid the foundations of the country as it is today.

Hitler's BodyguardHitler's Bodyguard
UKTV History, 2008 Cancelled/Ended | Military/War, History, Documentary

Hitler's Bodyguard is an explosive 13-part series from the makers of the acclaimed Churchill's Bodyguard. Now for the first time thanks to previously never before seen SS records and images, the series provides a unique insight into the men that guard Hitler and explores one of the most enduring and unanswered questions surviving from World War II. Why, in 25 years, did no-one manage to kill Adolf Hitler?