My father, Robbie Clark, who has died aged 98, was a survivor of the Long March, or Death March, at the end of the second world war.

Robbie, a gunner in the Royal Artillery, had been taken prisoner in Tobruk, Libya, in June 1942 with 30,000 allied prisoners. He spent the next three years in prisoner of war camps in German-occupied Poland, including Stalag VIII-B Lamsdorf.

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