Behind the Wire: Everyday Life as a PoW

Author: Tom Guttridge
Category: Second World War
Publisher: Amberley
Publication Date: 2017
Format: Paperback, Digital


Roger’s dad Tom’s colourful account of his five years in prisoner-of-war camps in Poland and Germany as well as his seven years in the Rifle Brigade before the war and the Calais battle in which he was captured in May 1940. The book is illustrated with photographs that Tom brought back from the war and includes a foreword and postscript by his son.