|Collection type||Private Record|
|Measurement||2 wallets: x 3 cm, 1 oversize map.|
|Object type||Papers, Map, Book|
Eady, Wilton McPherson
Second World War, 1939-1945
|Copying Provisions||Copyright restrictions apply. Only personal, non-commercial, research and study use permitted. Permission of copyright holder required for any commercial use and/or reproduction.|
Eady, Wilton McPherson ED (Lieutenant Colonel, b.1916)
Collection of papers relating to Lieutenant Colonel Wilton M Eady of 2/8 Field Company. Eady was captured in Crete in May 1941 and imprisoned in Oflag VII B in Germany. Includes notes on POW rations; lists of Red Cross parcels; Red Cross envelopes and German postcards; various maps of Central Europe; a published German book on the Crete campaign 'Kreta: Sieg der Kuhnsten'.