Source: Backhaus, Die Kriegsgefangenen in Deutschland, Photo 41, 1915, 41.

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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  • Russian prisoners install posts and unroll barbed wire to enclose the prison compound at Buetow. The POW's provided the labor for the construction of prison camps. Source: Backhaus, Die Kriegsgefangenen in Deutschland, Photo 41, 1915, 41.