From The Citadel Archives Guide
0.5 linear ft. (1 box).
Laycock was assistant treasurer of three Episcopal dioceses in Shanghai, Anking and Hankow, China in the summer of 1940. From 1942-1945 he was imprisoned by the Japanese in a concentration camp.
In his memoirs "A Prisoner in Cathay" Laycock describes his life in China and includes letters written to friends before imprisonment. Scrapbook contains camp newsletters March 26, 1944 - August 11, 1945 and concentration camp literature. Laycock was editor in chief of the newsletter.
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