Source: Stange, Das Gefangenlager in Goettingen, 1915, 55.

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

Subjects
  • American: 1900-present
Citable Link
  • A music class is packed with French prisoners of war as an instructor explains a point on the chaulkboard. Many prisoners took advantage of the opportunity to learn how to read and write or explore topics that they had no time to study before their incarceration. Source: Stange, Das Gefangenlager in Goettingen, 1915, 55.