However upon reporting to the C.O. Major Luckhurst he finds that the name is a misnomer and they are actually a Bomb Disposal Unit.
He is told he is to replace the recently deceased (blown-up) 2nd Lieutenant Richard 'Dickie' Atkinson.
(Pictured in the screenshot for this episode).
This episode shows his reporting in and introduces most of the cast together with his first assignment:- a UXB (Unexploded Bomb) which threatens nearby vital services. He and his section must defuse it.