Source: YMCA Photograph Collection—Austria, Photo 33H, Kautz Family YMCA Archives.

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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  • John Klanmann, a Swedish YMCA secretary who volunteered to serve as a WPA Secretary in Austria-Hungary after the departure of American secretaries from the Dual Monarchy in 1917, poses with a group of Russian boys at Wieselburg (Klanmann is in the center in the civilian clothing). Source: YMCA Photograph Collection—Austria, Photo 33H, Kautz Family YMCA Archives.