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World War One: Forgotten soldiers of Empire

August 4th marked the 100th anniversary of when Britain declared war on Germany, and the beginnings of World War One.

However, some feel the stories of the millions of Indian, African and Asian troops and ancillaries who fought and died alongside white European troops on the Western Front and beyond, are being forgotten.

Dr Santanu Das is from King’s College London and in this extract he speaks to BBC Stoke’s Ajmal Hussain…

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6 minutes