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

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  • Prisoners of war dry their clothing in the prison compound at Goettingen in front of the YMCA hall (the building with the steeple). Several groups of men sit on benches outside of the Red Triangle building while a Landstrum sentry marches on guard duty. The YMCA became the center of the prison camp's social life during the war. Source: Stange, Das Gefangenlager in Goettingen, 1915, 55.