Aug 03, 2017
By Andy Johnson
Clouston isn’t even mentioned in the move, yet he’s credited with saving close to 200,000 soldiers, by organizing them and then calmly ushering them onto ships for five days while German planes bombed and strafed the pier they were using.
Clouston’s son says the character played by Kenneth Branagh should have had a Canadian accent, and that his father warranted at least a mention in the credits.
A group of Canadians are lobbying the government for Canada Post to issue a commemorative stamp.