STALAG LUFT I ONLINE
Stalag Luft I Online
is a website focusing on preserving the memories and
history of WWII prisoners of war held at Stalag Luft
I in Germany. The human history of WWII is
slipping away from us, and we want to capture those
firsthand stories now..
History comes alive in the minor details. Many
of us know the dates and the big pieces of this
puzzle, but the minute details told by you bring it
all to life for us. So, tell us a story
and share a piece of your memories. Your story
is important, and it is unique because it is yours.
You will be building a lasting and
priceless treasure for the future. Thank you for sharing these intimate and sometimes painful fragments of your life with
us. We will be forever in your debt.
We can't promise that all contributions will make it
on the website, due to time and space limitations.
When your contribution is added to our site, you will be notified by email or
regular mail and given
the specific website address where you may view it.
We welcome all
scans of photos, drawings, letters and YMCA Wartime logs.
Scans are preferable to Xerox copies for obvious
how about it? Do you have something to share?
Please send your stories to us in a
regular Word document via e-mail. Please do
not use ALL CAPS. If
sending by regular mail, please
enclose a printed copy of your work
with the disk just in case the
computer can't read it.
If it's easier to handwrite the
letter, please make it as legible as
possible, as we will need to re-type
your story for publication. Please
note there may be delays in
publishing handwritten submissions.
first-generation prints when ever possible.
Digitized images with at a dpi of 150 or better may
be sent by e-mail or on CD. Unless you request them
to be returned, all photographs shipped to us become
the property of Stalag Luft I Online.
Please include a description or comment with each
photo explaining it.
All photographs, material and
stories submitted to Stalag Luft I
Online become the property of Stalag
Luft I Online, unless specified to
be returned. Stalag Luft I Online
will make every possible effort to
protect all materials submitted to
us for publication while we have
them in our custody.
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We accept financial contributions to help with
our ongoing overhead expenses of keeping the website
on line and the memories alive. You may make a
financial donation by
credit card via Paypal or Amazon.com. Click on
one of the links below to donate.
Thank you for your contributions