• Colditz Collection

    Wednesday 30 January 2008 by Nick Fletcher. 3 comments

    Escape maps, medals and military insignia from an infamous German prisoner of war camp are among the latest additions to the Australian War Memorial's collection. Medals and photographs from Lieutenant JR Jack Millet’s Colditz collection The items belonged to WA-born Lieutenant JR 'Jack' Millet who enlisted in 1940 with 2/11 Infantry Battalion. He served in the Middle East before being captured by the Germans on Crete …

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