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Repatriated POWs and escorts
Sat Sep 12, 2015 23:19
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In 1943 a number of sick and injured POWs were repatriated, escorted by able-bodied men, many of them from the Royal Army Medical Corps. Is there anyone who has connections with any POWs who were repatriated at that time, or who was one of the escorts?

    • Repatriation Pauline , Sun Sep 13 18:24
      My dad was repatriated from Stalag VlllB in October 1943 . He was sent by train to the northern coast of Germany [ I imagine] then by boat to Sweden and then landing in Liverpool on October 25, 1943. ... more
      • repatriationPhilip Baker, Sun Sep 13 18:57
        The men who were repatriated were escorted by other POWs who were allowed to accompany them some of these were medical orderlies from the Royal Army Medical Corps. One of these escorts in 1943 was... more
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