Swann Donald I

NAME Swann Donald Ibrahim
RANK IN GREECE

Medical Orderly/Ambulance Driver

ON DEMOB

N/A

SERIAL NUMBER SERVICE

N/A

PRISONER

N/A

UNIT IN GREECE

Friends Ambulance Unit

ACTIVE

 

IN GREECE

1944 – 1946

METHOD OF DEPARTURE

 

Returned to UK
POW CAMPS

 

IN GREECE

N/A

IN OCCUPIED EUROPE

N/A

NOTES

1 For much detail on the FAU in Greece and elsewhere see Tom Burns, Disk Oswald & Ron Joynes Archive folders.

2   Donald’s biographical and wartime activities are recorded in the Imperial War Museum’s Sound Archive ref:   http://www.iwm.org.uk/collections/item/object/80008924

3   Before Greece he trained with the FAU in UK in 1942 then served in Egypt & Palestine in 1943 & 44.

4 After the War Donald became half of the highly popular musical comedy act Flanders & Swann

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