Source: Quelques Vues de Prisonniers de Guerre en Autriche-Hongrie, Photo XXV, ca. 1915.

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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  • General view of the officer's prison camp at Reichenberg. The Austrians housed Russian prisoners in a four-story hotel amid pine wooded hills, although the building is surrounded by barbed-wire. As in most armies, officers received far superior accommodations in relation to enlisted men, especially in prison. Source: Quelques Vues de Prisonniers de Guerre en Autriche-Hongrie, Photo XXV, ca. 1915.