Foyle's War

Foyle's War (2002)

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Factual error: Foyle is subordinate to an Assistant Commissioner of the Metropolitan Police, but Hastings had its own force (merged with other Sussex forces 1943-47) and the Met had no jurisdiction outside London.

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Factual error: Sergeant Brooks calls Det Sgt Milner "Sir" but they are of equal rank.

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Factual error: Foyle is a Chief Superintendent. But the series is set during the Second World War and the rank was not introduced until 1949.

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