To mark the 70th anniversary since the end of World War Two, and the final phase of our Prisoners of War collection, we're delighted to share this fascinating video featuring the real stories behind the records. With incredible interviews from former POWs, 103-year-old Bill Frankland MD and Royal Navy Officer Bert Turville, you can catch a glimpse of the brutal conditions your ancestor endured.

Discover more about Prisoners of War on our dedicated landing page.