P.O.W. the monthly newsletter of the Australian Prisoners of War Relatives Association

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FERG/4550
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Sydney : The Association, 1942-
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No. 31
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P. O. W. 1
EDITORIAL A WORLD APART 1
GOOD FRIDAY BRINGS “THE CRUCIFIXION” TO STALAG VIII. A Repeat Performance Proposed 1
“WELCOME” PARCELS Now Being Prepared in England 1
VICTORIAN BRANCH Quarterly Meeting 1
TASMANIAN BRANCH Annual Meeting Next Month 1
WE’RE DOING ALL RIGHT—WE’RE HOLDING OUR OWN”—IN STALAG XIIIC Sergeant W. Elliott Sends “P.O.W.” Some More Biographies in Tabloid 2
B.B.C. NEWS REACHES STALAG XVIII. A REGULARLY Germans Know it, But the Means Remains a Secret 3 , 4
MONEY FROM N.G. For Red Cross P.O.W. Fund 4
Glasses Found 4
DAYS PASS QUIETLY IN STALAG 383 Parcels and Personal News Are Valued Very Highly 4
ALL-INDIA RADIO Messages from Australia 4
Missing Photo. 4
STALAG XIII. C HEARS NEWS FROM OUTSIDE FROM THE NEWCOMERS Another Breezy Contribution From Sergeant Wally Elliott Sent Through R.S.M. W. R. Brown, Australian Man of Confidence in the Camp 5 , 6
“REMEMBER?” 6
Australians in Poland 6
Death in Germany 6
SUMMER ON ITS WAY AT MILAG But Even Summer There is Too Cold for Some 7
A BRITISH GENERAL LOOKS AT P.O.W. In An Address to Members, Queensland Branch 7
The Circus Comes to Oflag VII. B 7
A WATCHMAKER In a German Camp 7
STALAG VIII. B NOW 344 “The Daily Round, the Common Task” 8
MEN IN STALAG VIII. C FROM ALL PARTS OF THE EMPIRE They “Keep the Barracks Humming in One Big Argument” 8
STALAG LUFT III A Queenslander’s Letters 8
A CLUB FORMED In Stalag IV. B 8
CHANGE OF ADDRESS 8
P.O.W. SUNDAY Held in Queensland, 30th July 8
Engagement 8
RED CROSS DELEGATE AT ZENTSUJI Makes Comforting Report of Conditions of the 690 P.O.W. in that Camp 9
N.O.K. PARCELS Service Temporarily Discontinued 9
JAP SPELLING Reversion to Ancient Form 9
WHAT LETTERS MEAN “A Breath of Fresh Air” 9
GOVERNMENT ESTABLISHES RADIO SERVICE TO THE EAST AND ASKS A.P.O.W.R.A. TO HANDLE ALL ARRANGEMENTS Relatives Will Need to Obtain Special Forms from their State Branches 10
A.P.O.W.R.A. THANKS ALL-INDIA RADIO 10
QUEENSLAND BRANCH Next Meeting 3rd October 10
FILMS All N. of K. Entitled to Permits 10
FROM PHILIPPINES Baguio Internees 10
FATHERS’ ASSOCIATION FOR N.S.W. Strong Body Being Formed to Fight the Cause of the Men and Women Returning From Service in the Forces 11
LETTERS TO REPATS. How to Address Them 11
P.O.W. SPORTS MEDAL 11
Stalag 357 11
Hoten (Manchukuo) 11
UNDELIVERED LETTERS IN VICTORIA Mail from P.O.W. Awaiting Claimants at the G.P.O., Melbourne 11
P.O.W. SUNDAY In Victoria 17th Sept. 11
BROADCASTS Further Changes in Hours and Station 11
Passed Exam. 11
July Issue Needed 11
DON’T GIVE WRONG IMPRESSIONS IN YOUR LETTERS TO P.O.W. 12
FREEDOM The Watchword of the P.O.W. is Liberation 12
NO MORE ENCLOSURES 12
RED CROSS PARCELS 12
ENQUIRIES 12

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