Nuttal, Cyril W
Name: Cyril Worsley NUTTALL
Born 28 May 1922
Hometown: Liverpool, Merseyside
Age at arrival in Buchenwald: 22
Died 16 November 1990 in South Korea, age 68
Service: Royal Air Force
Service ID: 137476
Service Rank: Flight Officer
Air Group: 158 Squadron
Airbase: Lissett, Yorkshire UK
Aircraft: Halifax bomber LV790
Date shot down: 13 June 1944
Fate of crew: 7 evaded, 2 captured and sent to Fresnes Prison and then Buchenwald (FERNANDEZ and Nuttall).
Evasion summary: Left Mrs Perdereau on Aug 1st (Noyers). Crossed the Seine river, then went to a garage. Desoubrie came and took them in the outskirts of Paris.
Date captured: 2 August 1944
Capture summary: Taken to a hotel with HOFFMAN by Desoubrie, spent the night. Picked up by truck the next morning “to go to aerodrome” along with PEIRSON, BRYDEN, FERNANDEZ, HUGHES, and LUCAS. Taken to Gestapo HQ.
Boxcar Transport: 15-20 August 1944, in boxcar #1 or #2.
Buchenwald ID: 78366
Notes on Buchenwald internment: Interrogated by SS
Transferred from Buchenwald to: Stalag Luft III
Kriege ID: 8060
Notes on SL III internment: Sick with scarlet fever for 6 weeks
Subsequent transfer to: Marlag und Mirlag Nord
Notes on internment: Marched out by SS on 2 April 1945, column was attacked repeatedly by Allied aircraft on its way to Lubek.
Liberation: On 2 May 1945 the POWs at Lubek were freed by the British Guards Armored Division.
Repatriation from ETO:
Notes on Post-War period: