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Paperback Book - Chronik der Kriegsgefangennen Deutschen Offiziere in Australien Vom 23/8/1941 - 21/11/1947

From the Collection of Tatura Irrigation & Wartime Camps Museum 49 Hogan S Tatura VIC

Description
cardboard cover, mustard colour, 20 plus A4 pages. Ink sketches throughout book. This copy is written in German
Size
30 cms X 20 cms
Object Registration
C0360
Keywords
luftwaffe pilot hans folter
Historical information
This copy was written by Lieut Hans Folter, who was captured Jan 22nd, 1941 at Solum near Tobruk North Africa with Major Helmut Bertram. They were co authors, who were subsequently sent to Australia on the "Queen Elizabeth" and held prisoners of war at Dhurringile P.O.W Camp for German Officers, 1941 - 1947. This book describes life in P.O.W camp - recollections and sketches.
Made By
Lieut Hans Folter (Maker), Luftwaffe pilot Colonel Helmut Bertram (Maker)
Significance
Descriptions, recollections and sketches of life in P.O.W camp - Dhurringile. Donated by the daughter of Hans Folter
Last updated
8 Aug 2019 at 2:54PM