WEBSITE AND HUT 9 UNDER ATTACK !
|24th October 2002||The 67 Island Farm Escapees were Nazis ! says Leader of Bridgend Council (Jeff Jones).|
|16th January 2003||An attack on this website was made by Jeff Jones.|
|18th January 2003||A Rabbi (who lost all his maternal family to the Holocaust) dismisses Jeff Jones' claims.|
|31st January 2003||Jeff Jones attacks Hinrich Behrends' visit to Island Farm (son of: SS-Gruppenführer Hermann Behrends) saying he "had no reason to visit it" !|
|31st January 2003||A response from Hinrich Behrends|
|6th February 2003||Jeff Jones' claims the website interest is "unhealthy" and directs us to an article written by Ian Kershaw in the Guardian newspaper. (The link is to the Guardian newspaper article)|
|14th February 2003||A brilliant response from Eden Camp Museum to Jeff Jones.|
|18th February 2003||Ian Kershaw identified as being a Professor of Modern History at Sheffield University gives his professional opinion of this website. (See Readers comments below)|
|20th February 2003||
who claims he is an educated & professional person, called this
|3rd April 2003||Jeff Jones tries to do a u-turn and claims that all his recent comments about Hut 9 were just a joke !|
|10th May 2003||
An appropriate quote taken from the "Commemorating the Holocaust" document actively promoted by the Education department of Bridgend Council and 3 other councils in South Wales!
"I had many illusions when I was liberated. I thought...that generations to come would be free from prejudice forever. Alas, I was wrong."
Anita Lasker-Wallfisch. Bergen-Belsen 15th April 1945
|12th August 2003||Jeff Jones' comments regarding the POW drawings from the Hut walls are shown in UK national newspapers (The Times, The Sun): "If this is art God help us"..."the artists must have been in the SS Painting By Numbers Brigade"..."Looking at the women (they painted), they are so ugly I would have stayed in the camp, I wouldn't have bothered to escape".|
|21st August 2003||
ZDF German Television comes to Bridgend to interview myself and Jeff Jones about his offensive comments and to view the drawings for themselves.
|22nd August 2003||Gazette newspaper headline talks of deep shame and embarrassment at Jeff Jones' comments with apology being given to Germany from the Bridgend Mayor|
- Some of the comments and emails of support against the above
articles including one from
Bletchley Park !