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TITLE
Group of young men on steps
EXTERNAL ID
PC_WGORDON_002_099
SOURCE
W Gordon
ASSET ID
30422
KEYWORDS
Second World War
Prisoners of War
POWs
Group of young men on steps

This photo shows a group of young men on steps, the location and the date are unknown. Seated on the left is John Gordon, a signalman during the Second World. During his time in the Signals he served in Malaya and was captured by Japanese soldiers. He spent a period of three years as a prisoner of war before being repatriated in 1945. In later years he became the proprietor of the music shop 'The Record Rendezvous', located at Church Street in Inverness.

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Group of young men on steps

Second World War; Prisoners of War; POWs

W Gordon

Winnie Gordon (photographs)

This photo shows a group of young men on steps, the location and the date are unknown. Seated on the left is John Gordon, a signalman during the Second World. During his time in the Signals he served in Malaya and was captured by Japanese soldiers. He spent a period of three years as a prisoner of war before being repatriated in 1945. In later years he became the proprietor of the music shop 'The Record Rendezvous', located at Church Street in Inverness.