Upwards of 300,000 Irish men and women from the nationalist tradition fought in the Great War.
This documentary is about the memories of the children of these people and it's a personal journey for writer and broadcaster Mary Russell whose father fought in the Great War with the Royal Dublin Fusiliers.
Producer: Peter Woods
(First broadcast 3 March 2004)
An Irish radio documentary from RTÉ Radio 1, Ireland - Documentary on One - the home of Irish radio documentaries