Prògram Choinnich

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Title - Prògram Choinnich
Contributors - John Gillies
Reporters - Kenneth MacIver

Summary - An account of a special trip to meet up with fellow prisoners of war.

John Gillies went to Cardiff for a reunion weekend to meet up with old comrades who had been along with him in the Milag Nord camp in North Germany from 1941 to 1945. John tells of his emotions before undertaking the trip to Cardiff and he tells what it was like to meet up with his comrades again after 50 years. Milag Nord was a camp established specifically for merchant seamen and John describes what it was like to be a prisoner of war.

Track Duration (h:m:s) - 00:09:40
Date Recorded - 1995.08.07
Date of Content - 1941 to 1995.04
Date Transmitted - 1995.08.07
Language - Gaelic
Genre - Radio Programmes
Collection - BBC

Track ID - 5747
Original Tape ID - Program Choinnich 07.08.1995
Audio Quality - Good
Audio Format - DAT

Recording Location:
  County - Ross and Cromarty
  Parish - Stornoway
  Island - Lewis
  Village - Stornoway

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