Special: World War II in the Pacific

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Hosted by: BBC Staff
Genre: News & Info

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About the Show

To mark the 80th anniversary of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor, Witness History brings you an hour of personal stories from the time.

We meet a survivor of Pearl Harbor, speak to actor George Takei about his time in a US internment camp, and hear from the son of a Japanese soldier who spent 28 years in the jungle – among other first-hand accounts of the major battles and the aftermath of the war in the Pacific.


With over 60 bureaus worldwide, and journalists in more places than any other international broadcaster, the BBC World Service staff is too numerous to list here; however, you can find profiles for many of them on the BBC’s own site. Audiences count on the BBC World Service to provide accurate, impartial news with a global […] […]