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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
The annual SWOSU-Sayre Fall Literary Festival is October 12America Spur Awards finalist Sheldon Russell will discuss his murder mystery, T
The annual SWOSU-Sayre Fall Literary Festival is October 12
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 2 days ago
America Spur Awards finalist Sheldon Russell will discuss his murder mystery, The Yard Dog, which is set in Oklahoma near a German POW camp during World War II. “We’re expecting high school and college students to attend, but the general public is... Read more
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Scotsman
The six North East fishermen captured by a German U-Boat Crew of the Bella pictured in a German PoW camp after they were captured off t
The six North East fishermen captured by a German U-Boat
Scotsman / Posted 7 days ago
Crew of the Bella pictured in a German PoW camp after they were captured off the North East coast in 1916. They are pictured in their fishermen's jumpers and caps. From left to right as David... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
Ahead of possible audit of King Veterans Home, family of WWII vet says he received better care at POW campa prisoner of war during WWII and suffered a foot injury while captive. "He sa
Ahead of possible audit of King Veterans Home, family of WWII vet says he received better care at POW camp
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 9 days ago
a prisoner of war during WWII and suffered a foot injury while captive. "He said he received better care for his foot in a German POW camp than he did for his leg wounds at the King VA facility," Blando said. The family said they're glad this... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
MTGIC Awarded TN Arts Commission/ArtsBuild Granthear color. In addition, this year is the 75th anniversary of the Quartet premi
MTGIC Awarded TN Arts Commission/ArtsBuild Grant
The Chattanoogan / Posted 21 days ago
hear color. In addition, this year is the 75th anniversary of the Quartet premiere, originally written and performed in a German POW camp in WWII. The presentation will enlighten the audience to the benefits of music for the central nervous... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Officer's long lost letter tells amazing true tale of the FIRST Great EscapeAn officer's letters detailing the first great escape from a German PoW camp ha
Officer's long lost letter tells amazing true tale of the FIRST Great Escape
Daily Mirror / Posted 25 days ago
An officer's letters detailing the first great escape from a German PoW camp have been uncovered. Lieutenant Thomas Burrill was in Holzminden camp in 1918 when inmates dug a secret tunnel using cutlery, his correspondence reveals. Twenty-nine men... Read more
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Tehachapi News
Jewel Carrington, 1923-2016with her husband, Jewel had a zest for life that was rarely matched by others.
Jewel Carrington, 1923-2016
Tehachapi News / Posted 29 days ago
with her husband, Jewel had a zest for life that was rarely matched by others. While awaiting her husband’s release from a German POW camp during WWII, Jewel worked in the San Francisco area with the Owens Illinois Glass Company as a “Rosie the... Read more

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