Manhole cover used by the Dutch in successful escape from the Exercise Park.
Colditz Castle in Saxony, Germany, on 10 April 1945 just three days before US forces over-ran the area. Individual prisoners can be seen in the photograph
From Colditz to D-Day: Amazing aerial images taken by daring Allied pilots on secret missions during World War II
Colditz TV mini-series was created by Brian Degas working with the producer Gerard Glaister, who went on to devise another successful BBC series dealing with the Second World War—Secret Army. Technical consultant for the series was Major Pat Reid, the real British Escape Officer at Colditz. One of the locations used in filming was STIRLING CASTLE.in SCOTLAND. a dupe pf Colditz.
Schloss Colditz (Muldentalkreis) - Ausflugsziele in der Region Sachsen
Virtual Colditz - A Visual Tour of Colditz Castle
Map of Colditz Castle. It gained international fame as a prisoner-of-war camp during World War II for "incorrigible" Allied officers who had repeatedly escaped from other camps.