Source: Backhaus, Die Kriegsgefangenen in Deutschland, Photo 207, 1915, 102.

From Pursuit of an "unparalleled opportunity": American YMCA and prisoner of war diplomacy among the Central Power nations during World War I, 1914-1923 by Kenneth Steuer

Subjects
  • American: 1900-present
Citable Link
  • Far from home, a group of Russian prisoners representing nationalities in the Far East pose for this shot. Note the identification number on the right breast of several of the POW's. Source: Backhaus, Die Kriegsgefangenen in Deutschland, Photo 207, 1915, 102.