Stalag IVB Christmas menu

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Title

Stalag IVB Christmas menu

Description

Lists James Lee's crew top right, menu for meal in the centre, at the bottom, pilot's brevet drawing and epitaph for crew. On the reverse many signatures.

Date

1943-12-25

Temporal Coverage

Language

Type

Format

Two sided handwritten document

Publisher

IBCC Digital Archive

Rights

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Identifier

MLeeJR575842-180320-04

Transcription

STALAG IVB.

MENU
Soup.
Beef & Macaroni Pudding & 2 Veg.
or
Steak & Kidney Pudding & 2 Veg.
Christmas Pudding à la Klina
Coffee and Biscuits
Beer, Cigarettes, Etc.,

467 (RAAF) SQDN.

[R.A.F Wings]

[inserted]During which we remember with great sorrow and sympathy those members of our crews who died on that last sortie that we might live in peace and made this supreme sacrifice cheerfully & bravely [/inserted]

XMAS 1943

H. Hennessey
J Thompson.
J R Lee Dec 25th 1943
W/C GOMM (D.S.O. DFC & BAR)
F/O PHILLIPS/BOMBADIER
F/O REARDON W/OP.
F/O GIBSON NAV.
P/O PRITCHARD M/UPPER
W/O McKENNY REAR/GUNN[missing letters]
F/S LEE F/ENG. Sole survivor.

[Page Break]

[underlined]AUTOGRAPHS [/underlined]

A Farrent (Geordie)
A Enbley
[Signature]
Elliot Fullittle
B Hurst
C Gearderby
[Signature]
JS Wilby
D F Smith
Liz. J Robinson
PTF. H. Fitzgilmald 3rd PARACHUTE RgT. LIVERPOOL
R. Wells
J Griffiths
T Todd Pal of my [indecipherable] days
[Signature]
Les Marsden [underlined] Huddersfield [/underlined]

R D Downley Toronto, Canada
Johnny Hall Barnsley
G Lindschain R.A.A.F Adelaide SA
RD. McClure. R.A.A.F
M Macfulay [indecipherable] B.C
[Signature]
W.R. Ingram
A J East
Best wishes [indecipherable] T G Stevenson
John J Knight
J Kirkby
C.T. Thighe
[Signature]
A Burton
J Pullay
H Hosfield
LA Pickup
A Rowland RNZAF
Francis Ruabar Nth Wales
H. K. Ward Calgary, Alberta, Canada
D B Brown B’ham Alabama U.S.A
R. Daly
J Hopkins

Collection

Citation

“Stalag IVB Christmas menu,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed December 4, 2021, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/28759.

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