|NAME||Reid, MC MBE||Miles Belfrage|
Sig Coy, RE &
H Sqn, GHQ Liaison Regt
27 Dec 1940 – 26 April 1941
|METHOD OF DEPARTURE||Captured 26 April defending Corinth Canal|
Corinth & Salonika
|IN OCCUPIED EUROPE
Jun ’41 – Oflag VB, Biberach;*
Jun-Oct ’41 – Stalag VIID, Tittmoning:*
Oct ’41-Aug ‘42 – Oflag VIB, Warburg*
(Apr ’42 – Oflag IVB, Koenigstein;**)
Aug-Sep ’42 – Oflag IXA/Z, Rotenburg;*
Sep ’42-Sep ’43 – IXA/H, Spanenberg;*
Sep ’43-Dec ‘44 Oflag IVC, Colditz***
|NOTES & SOURCES
1 *Source: Hazelwood School War Memorial
2 **Published memoirs of his Greek Campaign “Last on the List” 1974, Lee Cooper Ltd.
Contradiction here about location in Apr ’42 between Hazelwood School and “Last in the Line”.
Archivist suspects the latter wins.
3 ***“Escaped” from Colditz by feigning false illness for successful Repatriation to UK, Dec 1944.
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