Source: For the Millions of Men Now Under Arms, 1:4 (15 September 1915): 30D.

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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  • This photograph shows the interior of the Association building at Crossen-an-der-Oder. Russian instructors, from the POW population, teach a class for their fellow countrymen. The YMCA strove to provide educational opportunities to prisoners of war to help them find better jobs and help their families after repatriation. Source: For the Millions of Men Now Under Arms, 1:4 (15 September 1915): 30D.