Watson Gordon

NAME Watson Gordon Smith
RANK IN GREECE

Bombardier

ON DEMOB

N/A

SERIAL NUMBER SERVICE

1455612

PRISONER

7380*

UNIT IN GREECE

155 Bty, 52 LAA Regt, RA (TA)

ACTIVE

 

IN GREECE & CRETE

March – April 1941

May 1941

METHOD OF DEPARTURE

 

Successfully evacuated from Greece, captured later in Crete
POW CAMPS

 

IN GREECE & CRETE

N/K, but initially under medical care for wounds & diphtheria for up to 9 months before shipment north

IN OCCUPIED EUROPE

Stalag 383, Hohenfels

(possibly also an earlier one)

NOTES

Source – family correspondence

*Not known if this is his Stalag 383 number or from an earlier lager, possibly even XVIIIA.

Died Dec 1990

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