Burns Tom

NAME Burns Thomas
RANK IN GREECE

Ambulance Driver/Medical Orderly

ON DEMOB

 

SERIAL NUMBER SERVICE

N/A

PRISONER

N/K – or N/A if non-combatant?

UNIT IN GREECE

Friends Ambulance Unit

ACTIVE

 

IN GREECE

31 March – mid May 1941

METHOD OF DEPARTURE

 

Taken prisoner whilst attending to wounded in Kalamata after surrender
POW CAMPS

 

IN GREECE

Corinth & Salonika

IN OCCUPIED EUROPE

Stalag VIIIB Lamsdorf

NOTES

1   Prior to Greece, Tom Burns had been on ‘active service’ in Finland and Norway in 1940.

2   Repatriated in December 1943 as attendant medical staff accompanying severely disabled PoWs.

3   See also archive of Ronald Joynes & Oswald Dick, fellow FAU “Friends”

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