Standing at the entrance to the 111-yard shaft, on the site of the notorious Stalag Luft III camp in Poland, widower Gordie’s eyes filled with tears.
The former radio operator said: “It has been such an emotional time for me.
“This brings back such bittersweet memories. I’m amazed by what they found.”
Frank added: “I’m thrilled by it all.”
Story: David Taylor, Daily Record | Photo: Daily Record