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Independent Lens - Left by the Ship

Left by the Ship Left by the Ship
For nearly a century, American servicemen were stationed at Subic Bay in the Philippines, and many of them fathered children with the women who lived nearby. When the base closed in 1991, hundreds of these children were left behind, stripped of their fathers and their sense of identity.
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2238356247/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false For nearly a century, American servicemen were stationed at Subic Bay in the Philippines, and many of them fathered children with the women who lived nearby. When the base closed in 1991, hundreds of these children were left behind, stripped of their fathers and their sense of identity. /episodes/get/1496 /episode/1496 Independent Lens: Left by the Ship /episode-player/1496
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