WWII MEMORIES

Information for Veterans and their families


The Prisoner of War

These journals are all supplied courtesy of Jim Wicketts.

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Prisoner of War publication, September 1942, Vol. 1 No. 5, presented by The Red Cross. Supplied by Jim Wicketts and his daughter, Louise.

Featuring:
Photograph of Washing Day at Stalag XXB
Mentioning:
"Dick" of the 51st Highland Division at Stalag VIIIB

Featuring:
Photograph of Flight-Lieutenant Oshent

Featuring:
Information about the Next-of-kin Packing Centre at Finsbury Circus
Featuring:
Photograph of Stalag VIIA PoWs
Reports from the camps covering Stalag Luft III, Dulag Luft, Stalag VIIA, Stalag XVIIIA, Stalag XVIIID and Stalag XXA
Featuring:
Photograph of football field at Camp 78
Reports from Stalag VIIIB, Vincigliata, Morigi Di Piacenza, Caserta Hosptial, Poppi, Servigliano, Sumona and Capua
Featuring:
Photograph of Sergeant Foster with Sam Kydd
Photograph of 2nd Lieut. James Gardner of Kingston Military Academy
In my Kitchen by a Major at Oflag IVC
Stalag XXA by a PoW
Canada calling

Featuring:
Photograph of Ronnie Wells in a camp production
Fun and Games - how they keep happy and healthy
Stalag IIID, Stalag VIIA, Campo 59, Stalag XVIIID, Marlag and Milag, Oflag VIB and PG78

Featuring:
Photograph of The Choir at Stalag XXID
Photograph of working party members at Stalag XXA BAB 20
Letters they sent home from Stalag IIID.520, Campo 35, Stalag XXB, Feldpost 35465B, Campo PG65 and Reserve Lazaret, Konigswartha
Featuring:
Photograph of working party at Stalag XXA BAB 20
Photograph of handicrafts at Stalag VIIIB
Letters from Stalag VIIA, Marlag and Milag Nord, Stalag XXB, Stalag Luft III, Stalag IIID, Stalag XXA and H.A. Moore of 2nd Buffs Royal East Kent Regt
Featuring:
Photograph of Magic Carpet production at Ilag VIII
Letters from Stalag XXIA, Stalag XVIIID, Campo 66, Stalag IIID, Marlag und Milag Nord, Stalag XXA and Stalag VIIA
Featuring Photographs of Groups from the Camps featuring Feldpost 19041A, Stalag XVIIIA, Ilag VIII, Stalag XXA, Stalag VIIIB, Oflag IXA, Stalag XXB and Stalag IXC
Featuring:
Photograph of Rifleman Newman
Articles on Our Own Flag Day, Degrees by Post, No Chewing Gum and information for Scottish readers
Featuring:
Photograph of Winston S. Churchill with article on "I was a prisoner once".
Featuring articles on Clothing Coupons, Chocolate, If you send money and Socks
Featuring article on "Socks - for his next parcel" and "How to make a Hussif"
Featuring:
Photograph of British PoWs at Stalag XXA trying to heave a bogged waggon
Articles on "News from Parents and Wives" about Stalag Luft III, Stalag XXA, Campo 35, Stalag XVIIIB and Stalag VIIIB.
Article on Key to the Italian Camps

 

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