The Empire Warriors

show more detailshow less detail

Episodes

TitleFirst
Broadcast
Comments
19980716

At the end of the Second World War, Britain looked forward to peace.

Yet within a few years, British soldiers found themselves once more on active duty.

The first of two programmes presented by Dr David Anderson examines the military aggression in Malaya after the war.

Cricket Scores19980723

The second of two programmes on the Empire wars following the allied victory in 1945 focuses on Kenya.

Dr David Anderson examines evidence surrounding the charges that regiments kept `cricket scores' of murders and prison warders clubbed their charges to death.

Presented by Roger Wilkes.