Name/TitleLetter sent to Lilian Simpson from Keith Ogilvie from RAF hospital in Cosford, 18th May 1945
About this objectLetter sent to Lilian Simpson from Keith Ogilvie from RAF hospital in Cosford, 18th May 1945. After Keith was freed from Stu II camp he was flown to a hospital in Brussels due to an infection in his foot. After treatment he travelled back to the UK where he sends the letter from.
Keith writes about how he was lucky to survive the 'big break', or the 'Great Escape' as it is now known. He hopes he will be able to see her before he returns to Canada.
PeriodSecond World War
Medium and MaterialsPaper
Measurements187 mm x 69 mm
Subject and Association KeywordsSimpson, Lilian
Subject and Association KeywordsCanadian
Subject and Association KeywordsRAF Hospital Cosford