Tom Conti’s Dad sent to a prison camp for being Italian

Living History

An interesting read.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-22278664

During World War II, the UK interned about 4,000 people of Italian origin amid general suspicion of their loyalties. Most were sent to the Isle of Man. Among them was the father of actor Tom Conti, who looks back at his parents’ story.

To hear the full story, listen to Archive on 4: Collar the Lot on BBC Radio 4 on Saturday 27 April at 20:00 BST

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