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Catalog Number A006.017.001
Object Name Diary
Collection Wigdortz, Louis
Scope & Content Diary kept by Lt. Louis T. Wigdortz while a prisoner of war at Stalag Luft III. Wigdortz was shot down over the German city of Hamm on April 22, 1944. He was captured by the Germans and sent to Stalag Luft III.

Removed from diary pages:
Bibutke "Solali" Eldorado rolling papers??
1 1/8 x 1 3/8 in. American flag on 2 in. nail
Fifth Avenue cigarettes label
20 Cigarettes by Abdulla - made in London - label
4 cigarettes (State Express, Stambul, Sonder-mischung Type 4 PFG, Galuloist
Tag labeled "3P"
Pieces of German wooden matchbox (haushaltsware deutsche zundwaren monopolgesellschaft pst!)
Creator Wigdortz, Louis
Title War-Time Log-Book
Subjects Prisoners of war
People Wigdorwitz, Louis
Wigdortz, Louis
Search Terms Stalag Luft III
Saga, Germany
Accession number 2006.017