WW2 Prisoner of War Items
Two 1942 dated, POW items.
First is a Red Cross & St. John, War Organisation, London, effects bag.
Large Canvas bag (16 x 13") with a tie down flap.
Date stamped 1942.
This useful bag was issued to the POW camps, via the Red Cross delivery service.
The POW's would keep any personal acquired items safely in these bags.
In a very good condition, some slight soiling.
Second item is a Prisoner of War magazine printed mainly to inform the families of captured service men.
There is a map showing most of the POW camps in Europe.
Also, some 28 pages of interesting b/w photographs, informative text etc...
Showing a good photo of a Red Cross POW food parcel and a list of contents.
In a good 'used' condition, some folds and staple rust.