Capt Martin Maxwell - WWII Arnhem

Episode 26,  Nov 05, 2019, 09:40 PM

Capt Martin Maxwell of the Glider Pilot Regiment

This Episode was originally broadcast in 2011, and introduced by Canadian Prime Minister, Stephen Harper

During this Episode we will look at Capt Martin Maxwell of the Glider Pilot Regiment who was a Jewish born Austrian who was forced to flee to England soon after the Night of Broken Glass.  He talks about his service at Pegasus Bridge followed by his involvement at Arnhem Bridge.  He was captured and later liberated by the Allies.  This episode is a look at WWII through the eyes of one who had lost loved ones and risked almost certain death to stop the slaughter of the innocent.