Source: Backhaus, Die Kriegsgefangenen in Deutschland, Photo 86, 1915, 57.

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

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  • Five Russian prisoners cut up wood scraps to prepare a fire to boil water to make tea in the prison compound at Hammerstein. The wooden barracks in the camp stand in the background. Source: Backhaus, Die Kriegsgefangenen in Deutschland, Photo 86, 1915, 57.