Private Darkin's Army (1982)

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  • Featuring

    Paul Greengrass Chris Kelly

  • Country

    United Kingdom

  • Year


  • Genre

    Current affairs

  • Type


  • Category

    Non Fiction


Report on the problems of "misfit" soldiers in the British Army. After a number of cases of brutality and torture by young soldiers of certain minorites towards those who for reasons of race, sexuality or simply being "odd man out" are ostracised, should the Army investigate their methods. Begins with the case of James Darkin, a private, who, in February 1980, committed suicide.

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