The Forgotten Prisoners of War


Free Event.

Unspoken: The Forgotten Prisoners of War

In conjunction with the 70th anniversary year commemorating VJ Day and the end of WWII, Wellcome Trust’s online science magazine Mosaic Science has published an audio documentary:

Based on Captive Memories, Far East POW and the Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine

by Meg Parkes and Geoff Gill

The documentary features the eye witness accounts of eight former Far East POW veterans and others connected to this history who were interviewed for the Tropical School’s Far East POW oral history study.

Published 8 December 2015

53 minutes

Researched and narrated by Chris Chapman

Editor Mun-Keat Looi,

 

Click on link: https://soundcloud.com/mosaicscience/prisoners-of-war

Public Event:

Thursday 10 December

7 – 8pm

Hosted by the Wellcome Collection’s Reading Room

Euston Road

London

Meg and Geoff discuss the research that informed Captive Memories and the documentary, Unspoken.

Free, open to all

6.45pm onwards

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