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Prisoners of war and their captors in World War II

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Published by Berg in Oxford [England], Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Prisoners and prisons.,
  • Prisoners of war -- History -- 20th century.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statement[edited by] Bob Moore and Kent Fedorowich.
    ContributionsMoore, Bob, 1954-, Fedorowich, Kent, 1959-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD805.A2 P755 1996
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 312 p. ;
    Number of Pages312
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL293434M
    ISBN 101859731570, 185973152X
    LC Control Number97198793
    OCLC/WorldCa36237523


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Vance -. Prisoners of War and Their Captors in World War II by Kent Fedorowich,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(5). During World War II, captured service personnel of all the belligerent powers found themselves incarcerated as prisoners of war.

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Prisoners of war and their captors in World War II / [edited by] Bob Moore and Kent Fedorowich Berg Oxford [England] ; Washington, D.C Wikipedia Citation Please see Wikipedia's template documentation for further citation fields that may be required. During the Second World War, Germany captured nea American soldiers, while the Allies shipped almostGermans to the United States.

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Not only were their captors totally unprepared for their numbers, but we, as a country and as a people, were inadequately equipped as well to deal with them when they were liberated and after they returned home. Thus the World War II POWs were never recognized for the unique consequences of their captivity until 35 years after their release.

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German Prisoners of War. Prisoners of the Japanese: POW's of World War II in the Pacific. New York: William Morrow, Dyess, William Edwin.

The Dyess Story: The Eyewitness Account of the Death March from Bataan and the Narrative of Experiences in Japanese Prison Camps and of Eventual Escape. Charles Leavelle.

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In the first half of the 20th century, war was fought on a global and industrial scale. Millions of men were flung into the grinder of World War I and World War II, leading to commensurately huge numbers of prisoners of war (POWs).

Camps were built to hold thousands of captives, with their own barracks blocks, parade grounds, and even farms.

World War II Background. After the United States entered World War II inthe government of the United Kingdom requested American help with housing prisoners of war due to a housing shortage in Britain, asking for the USA to takeprisoners. The United States agreed to house them: 5 although it was not prepared.

In the largest war of the Twentieth Century — World War II - thousands of Americans were held as prisoners of war. In Europe, nea Americans were interned as POWs.

Many of these had been shot down while flying missions over Germany or had fought in the Battle of the Bulge. Conditions for POWs worsened as the war drew to a close.

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Until recently, the popular image of World War II prisoners of war has been framed by tales of heroic escape or immense suffering at the hands of malevolent captors.

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This real-life memoir breaks a year silence to tell one woman’s riveting story of prisoner life during World War II. As a little Dutch girl in Indonesia, Annelex Hofstra’s comfortable world was torn apart when she and her family were sent to Japanese prison camps for three and a half years.

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