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

Correspondence regarding plaques and their wording unveiled during 1995. Memorial to political detainees Gloucester Street; memorial to Mrs L Gould, St Ouen; memorial to Captain Ed Clark and Lieut. George Haas American officers who espaped from the Island in January 1945, Gorey Harbour; memorial to escapees and those who helped them in particular the Bertram families, Fauvic; plaque in Liberation Square; plaque on the Albert Quay commemorating the arrival SS Vega in December 1944; Book of Remberance for escapees

Reference: C/C/L/C9/1

Date: August 12th 1994 - March 27th 1995

Design for the wording on the 'Clarke/Haas' memorial to the American officers who escaped to France in January 1945 with the help of Wilfred Bertram, unveiled on 20 January 1995 by the Bailiff Sir Peter Crill at Gorey Harbour

Reference: C/C/L/C9/4

Date: 1995 - 1995

Notice relating to the escape of the American Prisoners of War Captain Clark and Lieutenant Haas

Reference: D/Z/H5/130

Date: January 8th 1945 - January 8th 1945

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

Original manuscript of Lest We Forget: Escapes and Attempted Escapes from Jersey during the German Occupation 1940 - 1945 by Roy Thomas.

Reference: L/F/341/A/1

Date: 1992 - 1992

Draft manuscript of Lest We Forget: Escapes and Attempted Escapes from Jersey during the German Occupation 1940 - 1945 by Roy Thomas.

Reference: L/F/341/A/2

Date: 1992 - 1992

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