Savage R

NAME Savage Robin
RANK IN GREECE

Captain

ON DEMOB

 

SERIAL NUMBER SERVICE

N/K

PRISONER

N/K

UNIT IN GREECE AND/OR CRETE

Queen’s Regt and/or 7 Commando

ACTIVE

 

IN GREECE AND/OR CRETE

(Spring &) Summer 1941

METHOD OF DEPARTURE

 

Incarcerated in & escaped from PoW prison in Athens.  Betrayed & recaptured, interrogated and tortured in Averoff Prison until Aug 1943.  (No information as to what happened after that).
POW CAMPS

 

IN GREECE

Averoff Prison

IN OCCUPIED EUROPE

N/K

NOTES

Recommended for Mention in Despatches for his dignified bravery & suffering.

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