Paul’s death at 101 years, leaves 94-year-old British man Dick Churchill, as the only remaining survivor out of the 76 men who escaped from Stalag Luft III in March, 1944. Fellow Australian fighter pilot and writer Paul Brickhill would commit the prison break to history in his book The Great Escape.
Jan 17, 1914 – Aug 23, 2015
“It was very pleasant (on emerging from the tunnel) and all we saw was great heaps of snow and pine trees.
There was snow everywhere, it was cold,”