In 1944 Jim Radford was a 15 year old ‘galley boy’ serving with the Merchant Navy on the Empire.
Captain - Story of a Fallen Soldier
As seen on WXXI-PBSA -- A story of loyalty and remembrance. Captain Richard Updaw, USMC 1966-1970, is the film subject of this documentary. A chance observation at a cemetery led to a search beginning in 2004 to resurrect the memory of a fallen 19 year old Corporal killed in the fighting on Iwo Jima in 1945. This new DVD release contains additional information Captain Updaw discovered subsuquent to the film's original release in 2012. It also has a Director's Commentary by film maker Dave Esposito as an additional bonus feature. For more information, please visit http://www.agricolamedia.com/captain/