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Goodwin Building - 611 U.S. Route One - York, Maine 03909

Auction of Estate Antiques

Saturday June 27th, 2015

Original American WWII P.O.W. Drawings

Sgt. Charles D. Cilley, 52nd Armored Infantry Brigade, 9th Armored Division, was a captured P.O.W. at the Battle of the Bulge and forced to march like thousands of other captured Allied soldiers to one of the 130 satellite concentration camps connected to Buchenwald, Stalag XII-A located in Limburg an der Lahn, Hesse Germany. (Download provenance note from his son)

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Click here to download the story of a different Prisoner of War, also confined at the Limburg Concentration Camp Stalag XII-A. Some of his recollections seem to accurately depict the activities recorded in the drawings above by Sgt. Charles D. Cilley.




Cash or approved check. Mastercard or Visa accepted. 17% Buyer’s Premium, discounted to 15% when paid by cash or good check. 5.5% ME Sales Tax applies to all purchases without copy of current resale exemption certificate. Written or oral descriptions subject to error or omission.


TELEPHONE BIDS: Phone Bids close on FRIDAY June 26th at 6:00p.m (the day before auction).

ABSENTEE BIDS: Absentee or Left bids close on SATURDAY June 27th at 9:30 a.m..

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DIRECTIONS: Take Exit 7 (The Yorks) from I-95 to Rte. One and follow Rte. One north 2/10 mi. to the Goodwin Building on the right at corner of Raydon Rd. SEE MAP


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