WW2 Prisoner of War 7 Commando Bde Bardia Libya Card - Held Italians Captured Germans
WW2 Italian Prisoner of War stationary card used 1941 and postd home to Darlington (small tap section to reverse) cancelled with Italian censor cachets. Card is addressed from:
No 2 Compound
Signalman Carr joined the Army serving originally with the Royal Signals, then transferred to 7 Commando and after training was deployed to Libya, where he was captured in April 1941. He was taken to Italy as a Prisoner of War, after the Italians surrendered, rather than waiting to be liberated he tried to reach the Allied lines, but was captured by German Paratroopers.
Condition as shown: Small tape section to reverse