Escaper's Progress: The Remarkable POW Experiences of a Royal Naval Officer

by ,

Write The First Customer Review

David James was in Motor Gunboats (with Robert Hichens of Gunboat Command.) Captured in February 1943 after abandoning ship as a result of a fierce engagement with three German armed trawlers in the North Sea he was imprisoned in Dulag Marlag. His first tunnel was discovered before completion. In December 1943 he succeeded in escaping during the weekly bath house visit and was on the run for almost a week disguised as an officer of the Royal Bulgarian Navy. He was captured after several close calls while attempting to ...

Escaper's Progress: The Remarkable POW Experiences of a Royal Naval Officer 2009, Pen & Sword Books

ISBN-13: 9781844158430

Hardcover

Select