Burma, My Father and the Forgotten Army


October 10, 2015

Expired 3.0 16 x
Apart from a few fragmentary stories, Griff Rhys Jones's father never talked about his war. Yet as a medical officer to a West African division he travelled 15,000 miles from Wales to Ghana and the jungles of Burma. He and his men were part of an army of a million raised in Africa and Asia to fight the Japanese. To underst...
Episodes 2013

July 29, 2013

3.0 26 x
Griff Rhys Jones learns about the army of West Africans his father served alongside.
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