Finding Your Roots

Brian Cox's Grandfather Was Exposed to Poison Gas in WWI

Clip: Season 9 Episode 5 | 4m 25s  | Video has closed captioning.

Brian Cox learns that his grandfather was likely exposed to poison gas while fighting as a Scottish highlander in the 9th Battalion of the Black Watch while fighting on the Western Front during WWI.

Aired: 01/31/23

Rating: TV-PG

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A new season of Finding Your Roots premieres January 3, 2023 8/7c! Tune in for all-new episodes as renowned scholar Dr. Henry Louis Gates, Jr. guides influential guests into their roots, uncovering deep secrets, hidden identities and lost ancestors.

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