This podcast focusses on the events leading up to and including the Burma Campaign, from the fall of Singapore to the formidable task the 14th Army faced in defeating the Japanese, including the fighting at Kohima and Imphal. 

Featuring General Sir Mike Jackson, General the Lord Richards, the late Dame Vera Lynn’s daughter Virginia Lewis Jones and a host of Burma veterans such as 100 year old Peter Heppell, 100 year old Charles Mercer, 98 year old John Giddings MBE, 96 year old John Hutchin, 95 year old Herbert Pritchard and 93 year old Joseph Hammond who recall what it was like to fight the Japanese in the heat of the jungle 75 years ago.