Great Escape: The Untold Story Videos

Video 2.26

Great Escape: The Untold Story

Of the 76 men who escaped a German POW camp in Poland in 1944, 73 were recaptured and 50 shot in secret. The resulting post-war RAF investigation tracked down and brought the executioners to justice.

Newsletter

Never miss a Nat Geo moment

Your email address
Submit
We use our own and third-party cookies to improve our services, personalise your advertising and remember your preferences. If you continue browsing, or click on the accept button on this banner, we understand that you accept the use of cookies on our website. For more information visit our Cookies Policy AcceptClose cookie policy overlay