Embroidery made by an Italian POW

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Embroidery made by an Italian POW

This was made in Derradoon in India in 1942 by an Italian PoW who was being held by the British. My husband's girlfriend was the daughter of an officer of the camp who enjoyed playing bingo. He paid for an internee to play and the prisoner gave this to him in return.

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