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BBC – Forgotten Heroes: Merchant Seamen at War (1994)

BBC Timewatch Forgotten Heroes Merchant Seamen at War

When William Morgan was executed outside a Havana prison on March 11, 1961, his strange story seemed to vanish from the popular imagination as quickly as it had appeared; it was lost in the classified archives of the Cold War; and it was edited out of Cuban history by Fidel Castros retelling of the revolution as an epic tale of a handful of men fighting under his direct command at the exclusion of all others.

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