The West Indies in the Great War: 1914-1918

MaedaSan Productions – a small London based Production Company currently working on a documentary on the first World War entitled “The West Indies in the Great War: 1914-1918” – is seeking help from scholars and students working in this area/period.

They are particularly interested in information concerning the “West India Regiment” and any Caribbean Soldiers who fought in American and Canadian regiments and/or West Indians en route to Europe to enlist via the States, as well as any other relevant information that may be of interest including: images, stock footage, letters, army records etc.

If you are interested in helping with this project please contact Neigeme Glasgow-Maeda at Please include your area of expertise and availability during the month of March. Please note that interested parties should contact MaedaSan Productions by 21 February 2013.