My name is Mari Roberts and I am involved in a project looking at the
history of Kington Camp - another US Army Hospital based just outside
of Kington but also used as a Polish resettlement camp after WW2.
I was also wondering if you had any information about the Polish
people who were at Kington and whether there were any links between
the two camps (ie Kington and Foxley, both in Herefordshire, UK.)
We have very littleinformation
about the Polish families sent to Kington apart from a
certain Lt Col. Florian Wasowicz who remained in the town and
eventually opened a watchmakers shop. He was a highly esteemed member
of the local community and is spoken of with warmth by those who knew
Here is a link to our website, which has only just been put up and is
very much still under construction:
Your message has been successfully submitted and would be delivered to recipients shortly.
Changes have not been saved
Press OK to abandon changes or Cancel to continue editing
Your browser is not supported
Kindly note that Groups does not support 7.0 or earlier versions of Internet Explorer.
We recommend upgrading to the latest Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, or Firefox. If you are using IE 9 or later, make sure you turn off Compatibility View.