Comments

Photographs from envelope labelled "Photos from German “Green Book”, addressed to Advocate J Coutanche, Clos des Tours, St Aubin. Includes a letter dated November 1980 to ‘Dear John’ from Michael Ginns of the Channel Islands Occupation Society thanking him for the loan of the photographs. Subjects of photgraphs include: Grounds of Morville House, St Ouen; Observation Post M10, La Moye; Einsatzstellung Ouen’s Bucht, now the Watersplash, St Ouen’s Bay (in the pre-war years the property was known as “Hi-de-Ho”); Machine gun post at Plemont; Bel Royal; St Aubin’s Harbour; Soldatenheim at St Brelade’s Bay Hotel; Casualty Clearing Station ‘Heidelberg’, off Route Orange, St Brelade (since rebuilt); Grounds of Noirmont Manor; infantry gun at Strongpoint Doktorhaus, Mont Matthieu, St Ouen; Quarters for Resistance Point “La Perelle II” above Archirondel; Resistance Point La Perelle I near St Catherine; a German soldier feeding chickens. For complete copies of the German "Green Books", see the Channel Islands Occupation Society collection, L/D/25/F1/1 and L/D/25/F2/2.

Reference

L/C/200/C1/3

Date

1941 - 1945

Names

Coutanche, Lord Alexander Moncrieff, 1892 - 1973, Bailiff of Jersey, 1935-1961
Coutanche, John Alexander
Ginns, Michael
Channel Islands Occupation Society

Keywords

Occupation | Law | lawyers | Bailiffs | Photographs | Morville House, St Ouen | La Moye | Watersplash | Plémont | St Aubin's Harbour | St Brelade's Bay Hotel | Route Orange | Noirmont Manor | Mont Matthieu | La Perelle, St Martin

Dimensions

14 photgraphic print - b&w
1 Paper

Language

English

Level of description

file

Context:

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