Sunday, December 10, 2023

Come to Tilbury and hear about Gunther Pluschow

GUNTHER Pluschow was the only German prisoner of war to escape from Britain to Germany in World War One. He managed to reach Tilbury docks and hide on a Dutch steamer. The Kaiser rewarded Pluschow with an Iron Cross, First Class.

The Tilbury Riverside Project are inviting you to a fascinating talk about Gunther Pluschow by Christop Bull on Tuesday 12th Sept.

1.30 Unveiling of plaque in the Tilbury Cruise Terminal followed by talk at

2pm in the Titanic Suite in the TRAAC building

Only £3.00 per person including tea/coffee

Tickets on the door.


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