Family Research – English, Scottish and Irish Genealogy

15/3/2013

Tending flower beds and playing football against the locals: Unique scrapbook of paintings and photographs reveals pleasant life enjoyed by German POWs in Britain

This image of a football players lining up for a team photo before a game forms part of a unique scrapbook showing German prisoners of war at a camp in England.

Unlike the case of tens of thousands of Allied servicemen who were held in Nazi prison camps during World War II, pictures of captured Germans in Britain are quite rare. for more click here

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