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Magazine produced by internees at Laufen Internment Camp titled The Bird-Cage: Ilag VII, Laufen, Oberbayern, Germany, 1944. [Pages 83 to 93 missing].

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Reference L/F/461/A/1
Date 1944 - 1945
Scope and Content Printed by Aktiebolaget Boktryck in Hälsingborg in 1945. Contains a history of Laufen, an anthology of poetry and songs, and articles about life in the camp covering topics including entertainment, sport, education, clothing, health and hygiene, correspondence, Red Cross services, food, repatriation and religion. Includes articles, poems and songs signed by FB, FGL, JW, FJ, JW, SGS, JBT, DAH, Bruce, SWG, FP, FJ, LC, AJS [Ambrose James Sherwill], SLS, TG, DAS, Herbert Gompertz (American Camp Senior), RW, FB, HF, FES, WRF and ECD. Includes photographs as well as drawings, sketches and portraits signed by various artists including MacBrandel [Max Brandel], McLinton [Desmond Cornelius McLinton], H Barnett. Front cover includes caricatures of British Camp Senior Ambrose Sherwill and American Camp Senior Herbert Gompertz by MacBrandel [Max Brandel].
Names Barnett, H
Bashem, Mr
Beland, John
Bennett, Billy
Berg, Erik R
Blackburn, John
Bond, Dennis
Bowman, Jake
Brandel, Max
Bucki, Mr
Burlton, Harold James
Cheesbrough, Herbert
Chester, Freddie
Clark, Leopold
Clements, Jimmy
Cobley, Samuel Herbert
Collins, Len
Cooper, Milton Collinge
Cursem, Mr
Davies, Emrys Lloyd
de la Cour, Geoffrey
Eveson, Joe
Ferguson, Harry
Filson, W
Fischer, Mr
Gerhold, S W, Reverend
Gill, Percy
Gompertz, Herbert
Hewkin, Leslie
Hughes, Gilbert
Keightley, Stanley
Kopczynski, Mr
Lancaster, Hal
Laye, Charlie
Leedham, T
Linton, M
Loder, Ray
Lomax, George Frederick
Maclaren, Malcolm Shaw
Marshall, Albert John
Mollison, Henry
Morse, Bill
O'Callaghan, Cyril
Opie, Harry
Parker, Jack
Pittard, Ivor Boley
Potts, Freddy
Rose, Charlie
Savage, David Arthur
Shaw, George William
Sherwill, Ambrose James
Sledz, Reverend
Solomon, Mr
Stocks, Ronald Frederick
Stroobant, F E
Vanderpool, Eugene, Professor
Webster, Ernie
White, Ted
Williams, Mr
Wilmington, Dick
Wynward, R A
International Red Cross
Laufen Internment Camp
Young Men's Christian Association
Dimensions 1 Booklet
Language English
Level of description File
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Magazine produced by internees at Laufen Internment Camp titled The Bird-Cage: Ilag VII, Laufen, Oberbayern, Germany, 1944. [Pages 83 to 93 missing].


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