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Squadron Leader Roger Bushell with the Cambridge University Ski Team, during the 1930's Squadron Leader Roger Bushell in his RAF uniform, before his capture Squadron Leader Roger Bushell, mastermind of the Great Escape Roger Bushell with Paddy Byrne and Leutnant Eberhardt, of German Security A bunk in Stalag Luft III

Prominent men in the Escape Committee George Harsh, Chief of Tunnel Security, in later life Alex Cassie, one of the forgers Four Canadian POW's Bill Armitage posing for a picture at Stalag Luft III

Alex Cassie and fellow prisoners pose for a photograph Re-captured prisoners in civilian clothing Block 122's cricket team, 1944 Prisoners in the North Compound pose for a photograph Lieutenants Filmer and Flight Lieutenant Brian Evans

South African prisoners of war pose for a photograph



Kommandant von Lindeiner-Wildau Kommandant von Lindeiner-Wildau Oberst Braune, appointed Kommandant after the Great Escape Hermann Glemnitz, Stalag Luft III's tunnel-detecting specialist



A scene from "Blithe Spirit" The 'women' cast members of "French Without Tears" A scene from "Hewers of Coal" Acrobatics, courtesy of the Royal Raviolas The cast of 'Turning Back the Clock'



An exhibition of Prisoner's art work

Art & Craft


Men of Stalag Luft III in grim conditions on the Long March

Long March


Gestapo officers on trial for their part in the murder of the Fifty A member of the Gestapo on trial for his part in the murder of The Fifty

Post-war justice


The Fifty


A map of Stalag Luft III