Whilst I am working on researching some in depth articles I thought it might be worth sharing this video. It was made as part of the Imperial War Museum film Project in 2018. There is some video footage from the occupation in Sark and from Guernsey.
It features the story of a Sark girl Phyllis Baker & Werner Rang a conscripted German medical orderly who went to Sark to treat the sick.
There is an in depth article about them here.
After the war whilst Werner was a POW in England they kept in touch and they were later married.
I met both of them a number of times when I visited Sark in the 90s and early 2000s. I didn’t know their story, I just knew that they were incredibly friendly people who ran a jewellery shop in Sark. This video is well worth a few minutes of your time to watch.
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2 thoughts on “LOVE AND WAR ON SARK – PHYLLIS & WERNER”
Thanks for this Nick, a heart warming story. Worth a reblog with your permission.