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LIND (L.J.) Escape from Crete: Being the Personal Narrative of a Prisoner of War on the Island of Crete & His Escape by Submarine to Alexandria. 1st Ed., 100pp., 3 photos., map. Sydney: Australasian Pubg. Co. nd (c.1946).  #58002
[HLMainPic] Australian infantryman captured at Fall of Crete; put to various labouring tasks on the island; escaped from PoW camp & succoured by Cretans. After much trekking he joined up with a group of other escapers & was eventually evacuated on HM Submarine Phoenix. Orig. blue cloth, titled in black to sp., somewhat spotted/marked. Sound. See illustration on our website.   £20

     


 

 



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