Podchaser Logo

Episode 3: Execution and Escape

Released Tuesday, 16th July 2019
Good episode? Give it some love!
On 5 February, 1943, thirteen of the twenty-three defendants from the First Parool Trial were given paper and pens and told to write farewell letters to their families. Hours later, they were executed by firing squad. But the ringleader of the group, Frans Goedhart, was able to win a temporary reprieve and over the next few months undertook various attempts to escape from Vught concentration camp. But would luck be on his side?

Show notes: https://www.republicofamsterdamradio.com/episodes/…