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POW John Bagett, Army Dentist

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posted on 2024-06-05, 17:51 authored by Their Finest Hour Project Team

Captain John Bagett was an army dentist. He was a POW in Japan and a nephew to the late Mrs Mary Rees, a friend of the contributor Diana John who used to read the letters from John for Mrs Rees as she had failing sight in later life.


Item list and details

1. Letters from Japan POW camp 2. ID card

Person the story/items relate to

POW John Bagett, Army Dentist

Person who shared the story/items

Diana John

Relationship between the subject of the story and its contributor

Nephew of contributor's friend

Type of submission

Shared at Porthcawl Museum, Bridgend on 11 July 2023.

Record ID

91309 | PMU002