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.