|Colditz Diagram Note Lados cell on the west side - Original image from war44|
|Flt Lt Donald Thom pictured in Colditz is front row far right - IWM|
|Hitler Youth (Thom and Boustead were dressed in sports kit)|
The relentless drive to escape continued despite disappointments, setbacks and failures. The slim chance of success did not seem to deter POWs in Colditz, despite dips in morale. Paymaster Lieutenant James Mike Moran RN did not arrive at the castle until the following year, but his thoughts and observations provide a valuable insight into the difference between Colditz and other camps both in conditions and the POW’s psyche.
|Paymaster Lieutenant (later Commander) James Mike Moran- You Tube|
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