P.O.W. Diaries 1945 April 26 1945 J.H.Hallam Stalag VIIIB

Thursday April 26 1945


Wake up warm the sun is shining outside. We have a slice of bread and cup of coffeee for breakfast. Had wash and shave and brush up; feeling O.K. but more hungrier every day. The guard won't let us light fires. Soup today was nice and thick, but within two hours we are hungry again. We have a few spuds to cook when fires are allowed. There is rumours of parcels. I dreamt of eating one last night. War news is good. Berlin supposed to be surrounded (orphan   .... document incomplete)