File re. Lieut. George Haas and Capt. Edward Clarke, American servicemen (held as prisoners of war) who escaped from the Island in January 1945. Itineraries, guest list for reception, police operational orders re. unveiling of plaques at Gorey Pier and Le Hurel slip, Grouville, press cuttings from the Jersey Evening Post

Reference: C/C/L/C7/3/1

Date: October 19th 1994 - April 28th 1995

Copy of typed account 'Escape from Jersey Island' by Captain Edward Clarke, 25th Armoured Engineer Battalion 6th Armoured Division

Reference: C/C/L/C7/3/2

Date: May 24th 1945 - May 24th 1945

Photograph of Captain [Major] Edward Clark, an American officer who escaped imprisonment in a German camp at South Hill in January 1945, on returning to Jersey to thank whose who assisted his escape with Deputy Wilfred John Bertram of Grouville, who played a key role in Major Clark's escape, and a photograph of Major Clark and his wife Mrs Clark with Deputy Bertram and his brother Mr C Bertram at La Chasse, Fauvic.

Reference: L/A/75/A2/POR/18/6

Date: April 9th 1949 - April 16th 1949

Subject: Portraits

File number: 18

Page number: 6

Scrapbook kept by Helene Marie Sinnatt, née Jackson, during the Occupation. Book 6, Page 52. Includes newscuttings of articles and notices published in the Evening Post, including a notice regarding the escape of American prisoners of war Captain Clark and Lieutenant Haas.

Reference: L/C/306/A/6/52

Date: January 8th 1945 - January 12th 1945

File concerning Captain Edward Clark, an American prisoner of war who escaped in January 1945. Includes posters regarding his and Lieutenant George Haas' escape, a claim for the boat that they used whilst escaping, a copy of 'The Alpine Avalanche' detailing Captain Clarke's story and an account of the events written by Captain Clark.

Reference: L/D/25/A/16

Date: January 8th 1945 - May 2nd 1985

Posters forbidding the circulation of propaganda, a German notice announcing the escape of two American prisoners of war, Lieutenant George Haas and Captain Edward Clark, and warning of the consequences if anyone assists them and an advertisement for war bonds.

Reference: L/D/25/A/53

Date: July 29th 1940 - January 8th 1945

1) Occupation Part 16: Escapes produced by Beth Lloyd made up of interviews of local people who were in Jersey during the Occupation. Subjects discussed include the escape of Denis Vibert to England in September 1941, tales of different escapes to France by islanders recounted by Eddie Le Corre, Basil Le Brun, Peter Crill, John Floyd, Roy Mourant and their subsequent experiences of interrogations by the Home Forces and arrival in England. 2) Half of the interview with Captain Ed Clarke, an American prisoner of war, talking about his escape with George Haas from the prisoner of war camp in Jersey helped to hide by Bill Bertram and sailing to France 3) Notice about the CIOS Review new issue that celebrates the 40th anniversary of liberation and an interview with Michael Ginns about his article on Operation Nestegg and investigations that took place after liberation 4) Occupation Part 9: From Finance to Farming the Island Keeps Going produced by Beth Lloyd made up of interviews of local people who were in Jersey during the Occupation. Subjects discussed include the occupation currency, depletion of stocks in shops, rationing being introduced, black market and bartering used, farmers being ordered what to grow, the harvest and the inspections made by the Germans, farmers hiding extras from the Germans, investigations into a fuel that would allow tractors to run on something other than petrol-charcoal used, crops that were grown, giving food to others 5) Part 17: D-Day and the Last Terrible Year produced by Beth Lloyd made up of interviews of local people who were in Jersey during the Occupation. Subjects discussed includes the realisation in Channel Islands that D-Day was taking place, aeroplanes going over the island, lack of fuel and food supplies, health in island worsening, Red Cross parcels and the arrival and unloading of the SS Vega, starvation of German soldiers and waiting for liberation.

Reference: L/D/25/L/15

Date: 1985 - 1985

Notice from the German authorities annoucing the escape of the American prisoners of war Captain Clark and Lieutenant Haas and warning that anyone who helps them or takes them in would be executed

Reference: L/F/274/A1/13

Date: January 8th 1945 - January 8th 1945

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