The writer of TV comedy Rev, James Wood, talks about the show which was inspired by his grandfather (and some boozy vicars) – Daily Mail

A softly spoken Army chaplain, he was known to his troops as ‘The Bish’. Even when the elite Chindit unit of the British 23rd Infantry Brigade fought in the jungle behind Japanese lines, the Reverend Lawrence Wood remained unarmed. The Battle of Kohima in 1944 was a decisive victory for the …