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Stalag 12a to 9B

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by Leanie, Oct 27, 2018.

  1. Leanie

    Leanie Member

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    My grandfather was a POW catpured, July 30th, 1945 near Vire, France. His record says Stalag 12A to 9B Limburg An Der Lahn Hessen-Nassau, Prussia 50-08....does this mean he was a POW at 9B? I'd like to find out if he was stayed at Stalag12a or if he was at 9B when liberated.
    SERIAL NUMBER 35878490
    NAME MARSHALL ORAN MARSHALL ORAN
    GRADE, ALPHA PVT Private
    GRADE CODE 8 Cadet, USMA or Chief Warrant Officer or Private or Apprentice, Seaman
    SERVICE CODE 1 ARMY
    ARM OR SERVICE INF Infantry
    ARM OR SERVICE CODE 10 INF: INFANTRY
    DATE REPORT: DAY (DD) 30 30
    DATE REPORT: MONTH (MM) 07 07
    DATE REPORT: YEAR (Y) 4 1944
    RACIAL GROUP CODE 1 WHITE
    STATE OF RESIDENCE 52 Kentucky
    TYPE OF ORGANIZATION 740 Branch Immaterial/Infantry Division Band/Dental Corps/Medical Department
    PARENT UNIT NUMBER }115 }115
    PARENT UNIT TYPE 06 Group/Regiment/Commands/System
    AREA
    LATEST REPORT DATE: DAY (DD) 01 01
    LATEST REPORT DATE: MONTH (MM) 06 06
    LATEST REPORT DATE: YEAR (Y) 5 1945
    SOURCE OF REPORT 1 Individual has been reported through sources considered official.
    STATUS 8 Returned to Military Control, Liberated or Repatriated
    DETAINING POWER 1 GERMANY
    CAMP 063 Stalag 12A to 9B Limburg An Der Lahn Hessen-Nassau, Prussia 50-08
     
  2. jrnewton

    jrnewton New Member

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    my understanding that Stalag 12A was Liberated in late April or early May 1945
     

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