Griffin, Kenneth Harry (Driver, b.1907- d.1981)

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Accession Number MSS1072
Collection type Manuscript
Measurement 1 wallet: 1 cm.
Object type Papers
Maker Griffin, Kenneth Harry
Place made Australia
Date made 1940-1943
Access Open
Related File This file can be copied or viewed via the Memorial’s Reading Room. AWM315 419/041/029
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
Copying Provisions Copying is permitted for the purposes of research and study, subject to physical condition
Description

Memoir written by by Kenneth Harry Griffin, "Escape from France 1942". Griffin writes about his experiences as a driver with the 2/1 Field Ambulance, his capture in Greece and internment as a prisoner of war in Stalag XVIIIA Wolfsberg Austria. He eventually escaped from Frontstalag 171 at Rouen with the assistance of members of the French resistance. Previously published in "Stand-To" in 1961-62.