Saturday, 15 October 2011
WW2 European POW escapes
FindmyPast (www.findmypast.co.uk) has uploaded over 10,000 cards from the National Archives' WO208 series, which outlines servicemen's attempts to escape or evade capture in Central Europe during the Second World War.
The announcements is available on its blog at www.findmypast.co.uk/content/news/escapers-evaders.html and the collection fully searchable at www.findmypast.co.uk/search/military/wwii/wwii-escapers/.
(With thanks to FindmyPast)