|NAME||Ledgerwood||John Herbert MBE|
Officially – YMCA Secretary (civilian)
Unofficially 1 – Private soldier
Unofficially 2 – Padre (acting rank of Captain)
19 & 20 Btns, 2NZEF (attached)
Mainland 16 March – 25 April 1941
Crete 26 April – 31 May 1941
|METHOD OF DEPARTURE
|Volunteered to stay behind with last troops captured at Sphakia, Crete|
Dulag 183, Salonika
|IN OCCUPIED EUROPE
Oflag Xc, Lubeck, Germany:
Oflag VIb, Dossel, Warburg, Germany:
Stalag XVIIIA, Wolfsberg, Austria (roving commission to all Work Camps)
Awarded MBE 1945 for services rendered to PoWs
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