Dawson, William Alexander (Private, b.1919)

Place Europe: Switzerland
Accession Number PR00737
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement 1cm (8 items)
Object type Papers
Maker Dawson, William Alexander
Date made 1943-1944
Access Open
Related File This file can be copied or viewed via the Memorial’s Reading Room. AWM371 96/0286
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945

Papers of QX13454 Private William Alexander Dawson (2/15th Battalion) relating to his stay over 1943-44 at a camp for escaped prisoners of war in Wald, Switzerland, particularly his contact with an Albert Blum of Rapperswil, Saint Gallen. Dawson had escaped from an Italian POW camp, after being captured in Greece.