Gary Lineker follows in the footsteps of his late grandad, Stanley Abbs, to explore a brutal but often overlooked chapter of World War Two. Travelling to Italy, where he knows Stanley served in the Royal Army Medical Corps, he discovers the true story behind his grandfather’s war experiences. Gary’s heard that the soldiers in Italy were called ‘D-Day Dodgers’ and as he finds out how much the veterans endured, he’s determined that they and his grandad receive the recognition they deserve and that their huge sacrifice is never forgotten.