Location: Görlitz, now Poland

District: Wehrkreis VIII Breslau - (Wroclaw)

Opened: October 1939

Closed: February 1945

 

History

    1. Overview

    2. The Camp and Daily Life

    3. Religion, Gardenning, and Sport

    4. The Arts, Theatre, and Music

    5. Education, K.G. Foundries Ltd., and the Swap Shop

    6. The Kommandos

 

Pictures

 

Name

Nat.

Date

T/Sgt Edward Bohde

US

1944-45

Sgt Basil Borthwick

New Zealand

?-1945

S/Sgt Warren C. Burford

US

1944-45

Cpl John Smeeth

British

1940-45

Pte Jonathan Wilkinson

British

1943-45

 

Poetry

    D. F. Chamber

    L. Davidson

    R. P. Griffin

    T. B. King

    J. L.

    R. M. MacSymon

    V. Vituli

 

Books

    Interlude: The Story of British Prisoners of War in Stammlager VIIIA at Görlitz in Lower Silesia, Germany, printed by Partridge and Cooper Ltd

 

Links

    www.oliviermessiaen.org

    Sergeant John P. Kline, 106th Infantry Division