The 1963 motion picture The Great Escape
told the story of how Allied POWs managed
to construct a series of escape tunnels
under the noses of their German captors.
How much of what is depicted in the movie
The results of several archaeologist
investigations at the site of the real Stalag
Luft III will be discussed.
Dr. Joel Klein, past president of the
Professional Archaeologist of New York
City, returns to our lecture series with
another fascinating story of archaeological discoveries