|Private Joseph Holgate Hervey|
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|Death: ||Oct. 23, 1941, Poland|
Son of Robert and Alison Atkin Hervey.
Joseph was a POW at Marienburg Stalag XXB or Stalag 20B Marienburg Danzig - a Nazi POW camp. Located near Marienburg, it was originally a hutted and tented camp with a double boundary fence and watchtowers. British, Poles and Serbs were held here in 1940. An administration block including a hospital was erected in the latter part of 1940, mainly by prisoner labour. By 1941 a theatre had been built. POWs were sent out to labour in nearby farms, sawmills, factories, goodsyards and cutting ice on the river Vistula.
Theatre of War: France and Belgium Campaign, 1939/40
Regiment at Death: Royal Scots (Royal Regiment)
Branch at Death: Infantry
Malbork Commonwealth War Cemetery
Plot: 7. A. 6.
Maintained by: Bernadette
Originally Created by: International Wargraves ...
Record added: Aug 14, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 20954687
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