Source: Aus deutschen Kriegsgefangenenlagern, Zweite Folge, 1916, 81.

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 play an interesting ball game on the backs of their comrades in the prison compound at Darmstadt. It is interesting to note that several of the "horses" are smoking pipes while their "jockeys" prepare to play. Source: Aus deutschen Kriegsgefangenenlagern, Zweite Folge, 1916, 81.