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Jay Winter on Broadcasting House.

Eddie Mair | 16:52 UK time, Thursday, 6 August 2009


On Broadcasting House last Sunday, the historian Jay Winter offered us his thoughts on the death of Harry Patch, the last British veteran of the Western Front, whose funeral service was held today.

Many listeners asked for a transcript of the essay, and Paddy's been typing it out ever since. You'll find it here.


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