|Object type||Black & white - Print silver gelatin|
|Place made||Germany: Saxony-Anhalt, Saxony, Colditz|
|Date made||29 February 1944|
Second World War, 1939-1945
Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain
This item is in the Public Domain
Collection of photographs relating to J Millett
Group portrait Australian officers and orderlies at Oflag IVC, Colditz Castle. Back row: Privates F Brown, H Henley, V Jeffries, C Patterson and E Walker.
Middle row: Lieutenant Ralph Holroyd, Flight Lieutenant Vincent 'Bush' Parker, Lieutenant Jack Millett, Lieutenant Johnny Rawson, Lieutenant George Balding. Front Row: Lieutenant Clive Dieppe, Captain Rex Baxter, Squadron Leader Malcolm McColm, Captain Doug Crawford and Lieutenant Jack Wilton Knox Champ. Private Lionel Archer (orderly) and Lieutenant Mark Howard absent.
Millett, Balding, Dieppe, Baxter, Crawford, Champ and Howard all took part in the mass escape from Oflag VIIB, Eichstatt Bavaria on the night of 3-4 June 1943. They were sent to Colditz after they were recaptured.