Catalogue description 163 Prisoner of War Camp (Eastern Command Cage) at Butterwick, Yorkshire. Camp moved...

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Details of WO 166/17819
Reference: WO 166/17819
Description:

163 Prisoner of War Camp (Eastern Command Cage) at Butterwick, Yorkshire.

Camp moved from Lingfield, April 1945.

German, Polish and Czech prisoners of war.

98 Allied nationals sent to other camps on 18 June 1945.

Camp moved to Langtoft near Driffield, 11 September 1945

Date: 1945 Jan.-Sept.
Held by: The National Archives, Kew
Legal status: Public Record(s)
Closure status: Open Document, Open Description
Access conditions: Closed For 29 years

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