Cover depicts picture of Stalag Luft III. Cover bears Polish aircraft stamp cancelled with Stalag Lugt III Zagan postmark.
Cover has been carried by courier from Zagan to RAF Gatow in Berlin and then flown in Varsity from RAF Gatow to RAF Oakington via RAF Wildenwrath
Cover is signed by
Obleutenant Walter Manhart
Born in 1917 and joined the luftwaffe. Was in ZG26 and had 13 victories. Was shot down and sent to a Canadian POW camp from where he escaped.