|Collection type||Private Record|
Bennett, William E
|Place made||Poland: Kattowitz|
|Related File This file can be copied or viewed via the Memorial’s Reading Room.||AWM315 419/009/008|
Second World War, 1939-1945
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Bennett, William E (POW, Stalag Viiib, Damsdorf b.1920)
Collection relating to the Second World War service of WX1649 Private William Ernest Bennett, 2/11 Battalion, Poland, 1943.
Wallet 1 of 1 - Typescript copy in English translation of the Statement of Charge against William Ernest Bennett, POW number 24890, Stalag VIII-B Lamsdorf, 1943. The charge is that that Bennett, while working in an Army Supplies Depot bakery, stole a loaf of bread and gave it to a Soviet Prisoner of War. Bennett was sentenced to six weeks in solitary confinement.