Family Research – English, Scottish and Irish Genealogy

12/6/2010

Airman involved in World War-II prison escape bid dead

The last of a group of airmen who were involved in the greatest ever escape bid from a German prison in World War II – immortalised in the Hollywood film ‘Great Escape’ – is no more.

Former Royal Air Force pilot Jack Harrison, 97, passed away in the veterans’ hospital at Erskine, in Bishopton, Renfrewshire, Scotland. for more click here

Did you like this? Share it:
Some Text