Location: Sagan, Poland

District: Wehrkreis VIII Breslau - (Wroclaw)

Opened: May 1942

Closed: January 1945

 

Reports

    The fifty Prisoners of War murdered following The Great Escape

    Stalag Luft III, North Compound, April 1944 to January 1945

    Report for Period March 1945 - May 1945

    Letter from S/Ldr B.J. Bourchier, 28th May 1945

 

Pictures

 

POW Stories

Name

 

Nat.

 

Date

 

F/Lt Dave Everson

British

1944-45

W/O Peter Jones

British

1943-45

 

Biographies

Name

 

Nat.

 

Date

 

Sqdn Ldr Roger Bushell

British

1940-44

P/O Jimmy James

British

1940-45

 

Escape

Name

 

Nat.

 

Date

 

F/Lt Bram Van Der Stok

Dutch

1944

 

Poetry

    Anon

 

Links

    www.B24.net

    Ken Fenton's War

    Sagan

    Zagan

 

Books

    Goon in the Block, by Don Edy - www.goonintheblock.com

    Stolen Journey, by Oliver Philpot, published by Hodder and Staughton, 1950

    The Longest Tunnel, by Alan Burgess, published by Bloomsbury Publishing Ltd, 1990

    The Wooden Horse, by Eric Williams, published by Collins, 1949