Rover Crew in POW camps

Cambridge District Scout Archive

The Left Handshake by Hilary St George Saunders is a collection of Scouting war service and covers some Crew in POW. The text may be found on

The privately published Bamboo Thumbsticks has a number of tales from Services Crew in Japanese POW camps. The Scouter review of March 1952 states the book talks of 60 Services Crew from ‘the Passes of North India to the Cocos Islands’.

See People/ Individuals/ Cambridge Scouters/ Leslie John Collis

JWR Archivist Aug 2020