Royal Corps of Signals and H Squadron, GHQ Liaison Phantom regiment
5 January 1941 to 26 April 1941.
|METHOD OF DEPARTURE
|Captured 26 April 1941 defending the Corinth Canal.|
|IN OCCUPIED EUROPE
Stalag VIIIB Lamsdorf
Stalag 383 Hohenfels
Source: Judy Humby his niece
Born: 1 July 1908 Leeds
Died: 6 September 2000 Southampton
Repatriated: 8 May 1945.
In ‘Last on the List’ by Miles Reid he is described as a ‘veritable wireless genius’.
In ‘Barbed Wire: Memories of Stalag 383’ by M. McKinnon, in the chapter called ‘Griff and Hooch’ there are numerous references to him being the hut radio operator.
We are pleased to share with you further information about Reginald William Spink, sent to us by Judy Humby. Please click on the heading/link below which will take you to a PDF file.