Source: Correvon, Les Prisonniers de Guerre en Allemagne, 1916, 17.

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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  • French prisoners stand along side the altar in the Catholic chapel at Koenigsbrueck. A German priest in uniform stands to the left of the altar. The spiritual care of POW's was a high priority for clerics who visited prisoners in camps. Source: Correvon, Les Prisonniers de Guerre en Allemagne, 1916, 17.