Burke Joe

NAME Burke Joseph Patrick
RANK IN GREECE

Private

ON DEMOB

Private

SERIAL NUMBER SERVICE

(S)134496

PRISONER

5768

UNIT IN GREECE

32 D.I.D. RASC

ACTIVE

 

IN GREECE

March – April 1941

 

METHOD OF DEPARTURE Surrender at Kalamata, 29th April 1941
POW CAMPS

 

IN GREECE

Corinth & Salonika (presumably)

IN OCCUPIED EUROPE

Stalag 18A & A/K 223/L, Eisenzicken

Stalag 18D & A/K 522/L, Oberwart

Siklos & Szigetvar Castles, Hungary

Stalag 17A, Kaisersteinbruck & Vienna

Stalag 18A & A/K 10075/L Gundersheim

Stalag 18C Markt Pongau (Liberation)

NOTES

Mid 1941-43, same Work Parties as Sgt Stan Prout RM – 223/L & 522/L (see Stan’s Archive)

Spring 1944, same Hungarian prison as Dai Davies (author of “All for Freedom”)

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