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55 news items

Baltimore Sun

Baltimore Sun
Thu, 07 Apr 2016 02:56:15 -0700

According to a Department of Defense report titled "Historic Context: World War II Prisoner-of-War Camps on Department of Defense Installations," some German POWs were dismayed by the U.S. policy of repatriation at the end of the war: "Some Germans ...

New York Post

New York Post
Thu, 07 May 2015 20:00:00 -0700

In 1941, 20-something British officer Frank Williams met a dog called Judy at a Japanese prisoner of war camp and they became best friends. Together they survived starvation, malaria and a torpedo attack — and lived to tell the tale — with Judy ...

The Morning Sun

The Morning Sun
Sun, 15 Feb 2015 10:33:45 -0800

About 30 World War II prisoner of war camps were located at 4650 East Pickard St. in Mt. Pleasant. which is the location of Heritage AutoMall today. Prisoners worked on area farms, roads, and other projects. Many former prisoners remember their stay at Mt.

Baltimore Sun

Baltimore Sun
Fri, 19 Feb 2016 10:56:15 -0800

According to a Department of Defense report titled "Historic Context: World War II Prisoner-of-War Camps on Department of Defense Installations," preparations for constructing the first "permanent alien enemy camp" began in Arizona just days after the ...

NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth
Fri, 12 Feb 2016 20:00:00 -0800

It's a museum about Camp Hearne, one of the largest World War II prisoner-of-war camps in the United States. "There's a tremendous amount of history here," said Melissa Freeman, the museum's program director. "I think it has a real important story to ...

Lansing State Journal

Lansing State Journal
Wed, 16 Mar 2016 13:03:45 -0700

John Smolens read a series of articles in the Marquette Mining Journal about the Upper Peninsula's World War II prisoner-of-war camps a few years ago. He was fascinated. “Like most Americans, I didn't have a clue that there were POW camps in the states ...

The Australian (subscription)

The Australian (subscription)
Fri, 25 Mar 2016 05:56:15 -0700

The 19 colonial-era villas in Adam Park, for example, were built in the 1920s for architects, designers and civil servants from Britain. Later, they were used as World war II prisoner-of-war camps. Sales are rare in part because few of the black-and ...
 
Desertexposure
Sun, 01 Dec 2013 07:01:42 -0800

... Deming, Anthony and Las Cruces (from which Werner Paul Lueck escaped in 1945, not being caught again until 1954 in Mexico City), as pointed out in Roger Lanse's interesting book, World War II Prisoner of War Camps in Southwest New Mexico ("Stalag ...
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