Family Research – English, Scottish and Irish Genealogy

20/1/2008

Great Escape war hero Jimmy James dies aged 92

TRIBUTES were paid last night after the death of an RAF veteran who took part in the Second World War prison camp breakout that was immortalised in the film The Great Escape.

Squadron Leader Jimmy James, of Ludlow, Shropshire, died yesterday at the Royal Shrewsbury Hospital after a short illness. He was 92. for more click here

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