Record Details

NHER Number:42775
Type of record:Monument
Name:Prisoner of War Camp, The Rookery, Etling Green

Summary

A prisoner of war camp for Italians is recorded at this location in 1945.

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Location

Grid Reference:TG 02016 14177
Map Sheet:TG01SW
Parish:DEREHAM, BRECKLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

A prisoner of war camp for Italians is recorded to have existed here in 1945.
The probable site is taken from an air photograph of 1946 (S1) which also shows strange markings in the surrounding fields. However, these may not be connected.
E. Rose (NLA), 12 December 2005.

Monument Types

  • PRISONER OF WAR CAMP (World War Two - 1945 AD to 1945 AD)

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Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

<S1>Vertical Aerial Photograph: RAF. 1946. RAF TG0114/A 16-APR-1946.

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