Stalag Luft 1



Stalag Luft 1


Top left: wooden guard tower with wire fence in background. Captioned 'Stalag Luft 1'.
Top right: eight men in RAF uniform sitting round a table with bottles, beer glasses, cutlery and decorations. Captioned 'F35 Christmas 1940, Stalag Luft 1'.
Middle left: four men in civilian clothes, two carrying milk churns. In the background single story huts. Captioned 'F30, Would Be Escapees Recaptured, Stalag Luft 1, 1.4'.
Second row right: view of prisoner of war camp huts with wire fence in the foreground.
Third row right: view of prisoner of war camp with single story huts. In the background a church spire in a town.
Bottom: prisoner of war single story huts with wire fence in foreground. In the fore ground the roof of a hut. Captioned 'F32 Stalag Luft 1'.



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Seven b/w photographs mounted on an album page


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