Source: The Times History of the War, 6 (1915–1916): 262.

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 labor detachment of British prisoners plane the bark off trees and dig trenches under the direction of German guards early in the war. Source: The Times History of the War, 6 (1915–1916): 262.