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pleaded with the local merchants, they slammed the door in the states implement it go away. peter kemp said he realized how we're british, with no stake at all. it's all been a great rock. for these people, they knew that what we've done -- the chairman italian punishment were going to be long, within days are probably hours. and they were going to burn the village and they were going to -- it was quite likely that they would kill the adults. tonight will the children. they would destroy the crops, so those local people had a stake in what was happening and in the inventions that these soa people that peter kemp road. he said we british have these rather selfish idea that other nations they refuse help with wars just don't understand properly. if you're an albanian peasants you don't see anything but protect your family and your livelihood and your height and all the rest of it. all these huge issues that they're busy fighting to the caller, the same way for an indian peasant. an awful lot of people in india remain loyal to britain. to a remarkable degree. but an awful lot of indians couldn
american oss. there's a good quote from an soe officer in albania called peter kemp, and he wrote about how after he and his mates had had a wonderful morning staging an attack on a german convoy down the road, and they tried to get shelter in the village, and their interpreter said in the end after he begged and pleaded with the local villagers that they slammed the door in their face, told them to go away, and he realized we were young men, british, had no stake there, and it was a great run, but for these people, they knew what we had done, that the german or italian punishment for punitive columns were going to be long, within days or probably hours, and they were going to burn the village. they were going to -- it was quite likely that they would kill the adults. they might well kill the children. they would destroy their crops. they would -- so those local people, they had a stake in what was happening, and in the adventures of the soe people that peter kemp wrote, he said we british have this rather selfish idea that other nations that refuse to help with our wars just don'
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