Source: Doegen, Kriegsgefangene Voelker, Photo 2, 1921, 8B.

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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  • Exterior view of the prison lazaret by the camp entrance in the prison camp at Ebersdorf bei Chemnitz. The Germans housed Allied prisoners in the newly constructed buildings of the casern in 1914 and Russian POW's remained in the camp long after the Armistice of 1918. Source: Doegen, Kriegsgefangene Voelker, Photo 2, 1921, 8B.