In the spring of 1943, Squadron Leader Roger Bushell RAF conceived a plan for a major escape from the camp, which occurred the night of 24–25 March 1944 - known as The Great Escape.
The Stalag Luft 3 was a Lufftwaffe run prisoner of war camp in Poland
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