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Marmite Kept My Father Alive, Now It's Being Banned

Robin Rowland | Posted 03.26.2014 | Canada British Columbia
Robin Rowland

So why did my father insist that I eat Marmite? Why did he say it kept him alive? My father was a prisoner of war on the Burma Thailand Railway, where allied prisoners, starved by the Japanese were forced as slave labourers to build the infamous "Railway of Death."