Source: Modugno, Dal Sommergibile "Medussa" a Mauthausen, 1919, 38B.

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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  • A Roman Catholic priest blesses a sick or wounded prisoner in the hospital ward at Mauthausen (he may be offering last rites). The Italians argued that the Austrians provided insufficient medical attention to Italian sick and wounded in prison camps. Source: Modugno, Dal Sommergibile "Medussa" a Mauthausen, 1919, 38B.