Warcovers :: POW :: 1942 (Aug) PPC ALGERIA to GB. LAGHOUAT / ALGER p/m. British sailor.

1942 (Aug) PPC ALGERIA to GB. LAGHOUAT / ALGER p/m. British sailor.

1942 (Aug) PPC ALGERIA to GB. LAGHOUAT / ALGER p/m. British sailor.
1942 (Aug) PPC from ALGERIA to GB with weak s/r. LAGHOUAT / ALGER p/m. over 1st Regiment De Spahis / Groupe D'Escadrons h/s. Also octagonal PASSED PW 2616 h/s. From 'Sto. I/c CG Wood, Camp des Internes Britanniques' - British sailor. Probably served on HMS MANCHESTER or HAVOCK. The Vichy French ran LAGHOUAT POW Camp in the Saharah Desert. It was notorious for poor conditions, the men were given very little food or water. This is not borne out by the message. North AFRICA. Creased. Ref: 316-073.
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Item Code 316-073
 
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