Pum Cynnig i Gymro

Pum Cynnig i Gymro

The story of the author's escape from five camps for prisoners of war in Germany and how he managed to reach Sweden before returning to Britain. The autobiography includes the excruciating and emotional experiences of the soldier from Brithdir, Meirionnydd, John Elwyn Jones, during the Second World War.

A film adaption of the book was shown on S4C in 1998.

A Polish translation of the autobiography was published in 2017 - Uciekałem pięć razy.

John Elwyn Jones


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Pum Cynnig i Gymro
Gwasg Carreg Gwalch (1971)