Source: Hoffman, The Prisoner of War in Germany, 1920, 120B.

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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  • German Ministry of War recommendation for Conrad Hoffman, issued in December 1918 by the revolutionary government. Hoffman appears a bit thin in this photograph, probably the result of curtailed food rations during the war. Source: Hoffman, The Prisoner of War in Germany, 1920, 120B.