Source: YMCA Photograph Collection—Leaders in War Work, Photo 46B, Minneapolis, MN.

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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  • American: 1900-present
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  • Louis Wolferz was an American YMCA secretary who volunteered to conduct WPA operations for Allied POW's in Germany from 1916 to 1917. Source: YMCA Photograph Collection—Leaders in War Work, Photo 46B, Minneapolis, MN.