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WWII Prisoner of War CampsPortland Assembly Center - Portland, OR

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From assembly centers like that at the Pacific International Livestock Exposition grounds WWII POWs were gathered and then shipped to larger more permanent internment camps.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dkestrel

location: Oregon

date approved: 3/2/2014

last visited: 3/1/2014

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WWII Prisoner of War CampsWalerga Assembly Center - Sacramento, CA

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Walerga Assembly Center in Sacramento, CA.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 3/2/2014

last visited: never

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WWII Prisoner of War CampsKZ-Außenlager Fischen, Germany, BY

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Outside of Fischen im Allgäu, Germany, Bayern was a so-called 'KZ-Außenlager' of the concentration camp KZ Dachau located.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Tante.Hossi

location: Bayern, Germany

date approved: 12/13/2013

last visited: never

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WWII Prisoner of War CampsIsland Farm - POW Camp - Bridgend, Wales. Great Britain.

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Island Farm - A WWII POW camp - Today just one hut remains, as a protected listed building 'Hut 9' where the largest escape from a POW camp in GB occurred. The camp was demolished, now a housing estate stands on the site, in Bridgend, South Wales.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: South Wales, United Kingdom

date approved: 10/13/2013

last visited: 1/1/2013

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WWII Prisoner of War CampsADRULA - Reutlingen, Germany, BW

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At the 'Sickenhäuser Straße' in Reutlingen, Germany, Baden-Württemberg do four old barracks still exist. They have been a part of a prisoner of war camp called 'ADRULA' during WWII.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Tante.Hossi

location: Baden-Württemberg, Germany

date approved: 8/11/2013

last visited: never

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WWII Prisoner of War CampsJapanese-Canadian Internment Camps - Mount Robson Provincial Park, BC

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A marker denotes the location of and acknowledges the injustices of Canadian-Japanese internment during 1942-1945. It is located along the Yellowhead Highway near the eastern boundary of the Mount Robson Provincial Park.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Marine Biologist

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 8/11/2013

last visited: 1/25/2014

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WWII Prisoner of War CampsStockton Assembly Center

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Former Japanese Internment Camp in San Joaquin County, Stockton, California

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Bernd das Brot Team

location: California

date approved: 7/21/2013

last visited: never

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WWII Prisoner of War CampsSachsenhausen Concentration Camp - Oranienburg, Germany

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German Concentration Camp and POW Camp. Site of the Execution of 18,000 Russian and Polish POWs.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Bernd das Brot Team

location: Brandenburg, Germany

date approved: 7/21/2013

last visited: never

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WWII Prisoner of War CampsGulley Block - Greenwood, BC

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Soon after the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbour during WW II. panic mixed with xenophobia resulted in persons of Japanese descent being forcibly relocated from coastal BC to the interior.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 3/30/2013

last visited: 1/12/2014

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WWII Prisoner of War CampsCamp 31 - Fort Henry - Kingston, Ontario

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During World War II, Fort Henry became Camp 31, a Prisoner of War camp for enemy merchant seamen, soldiers, sailors and airmen.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member mTn_biKer65

location: Ontario, Canada

date approved: 2/15/2013

last visited: 10/14/2011

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WWII Prisoner of War CampsCamp 30 - Bowmanville, Ontario

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A German POW Camp during World War 2

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Canadianzombie

location: Ontario, Canada

date approved: 1/3/2013

last visited: 1/3/2013

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WWII Prisoner of War CampsCamp Hearne POW Camp -- Hearne, TX

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The remains of a POW camp for German NCOs at Hearne TX. The coordinates take you to a theatre built by the POWs in the camp. There is a virtual cache here too.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 10/29/2012

last visited: 10/14/2012

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WWII Prisoner of War CampsCamp Opelika - Opelika, Alabama

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This industrial park was once the site of a World War II camp where German prisoners of war were held. Most of the prisoners came from the German Africa Corps.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member xptwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 10/29/2012

last visited: never

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WWII Prisoner of War CampsCamp Hereford POW Camp Chapel -- Hereford TX

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All that remains of an 800-acre former POW camp in Hereford, TX is the POW camp chapel, the base of the camp water tower, and a historic marker. It was the second-largest POW camp in the US.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 9/20/2012

last visited: 7/1/2012

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WWII Prisoner of War CampsKoncentracní tábor Pod Kaštany - Brno, Czech Republic

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CS: Pylon pripomínající koncentracní tábor Pod Kaštany. EN: Pylon reminiscent of concentration camp Pod Kaštany (Under the chestnuts).

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member puczmeloun

location: Jihomoravsky kraj, Czech Republic

date approved: 5/29/2012

last visited: 6/27/2013

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WWII Prisoner of War CampsManzanar War Relocation Center – Manzanar, CA

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The Manzanar War Relocation Center was one of ten camps where Japanese American citizens and resident Japanese aliens were interned during World War II. Over 10,000 people lived here at its height.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Merlin-N-Mim

location: California

date approved: 5/29/2012

last visited: 8/3/2013

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WWII Prisoner of War CampsSweet Woods German POW Camp marker and flag - Thornton, IL

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Marker in the Sweet Woods Forest Preserve explaining the history of the Civilian Conservation Corps camp, German POW Camp and youth camps once located in the woods. A cement flag crafted by the POWs remains.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 12/3/2011

last visited: never

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WWII Prisoner of War CampsPythian Home of Missouri/POW Internment Facility - Springfield, Missouri

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Known as the Pythian Castle this building served as an enlisted service club and a POW internment facility during World War II.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Missouri

date approved: 11/15/2011

last visited: 3/29/2013

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WWII Prisoner of War CampsForced labour camp, Litomerice, Czech Republic

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The memorial next to the former crematorium of forced labour camp in Litomerice

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ToRo61

location: Stredocesky kraj, Czech Republic

date approved: 10/25/2011

last visited: never

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WWII Prisoner of War CampsAtlanta Prisoner-of-War Camp - Atlanta, NE

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An historical marker about the Atlanta Prisoner-of-War Camp is located on Hwy. 6, northeast of Atlanta, in Phelps County, Nebraska. All that remains of the camp are a water tower and two chimneys hidden behind a field of corn.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Marine Biologist

location: Nebraska

date approved: 10/7/2011

last visited: 8/8/2013

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WWII Prisoner of War CampsGranada War Relocation Center - Granada, CO

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The Granada War Relocation Center, also known as Camp Amache, is located in Granada, Colorado, USA.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Marine Biologist

location: Colorado

date approved: 9/21/2011

last visited: 5/8/2012

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WWII Prisoner of War CampsFeatherstone Prisoner of War Camp. Featherstone. New Zealand.

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A memorial garden stands at the site of the Featherstone Prisoner of War Camp established during WWII. It marks the site of a riot that resulted in the deaths of 48 Japanese prisoners of war and one guard on 25 February 1943.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Punga and Paua

location: North Island, New Zealand

date approved: 9/1/2011

last visited: 9/1/2011

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WWII Prisoner of War CampsBainbridge Army Airfield-Bainbridge, Georgia

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US 27 4 mi N of Bainbridge, Georgia at Bainbridge Industrial Park

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sprinterman

location: Georgia

date approved: 6/27/2011

last visited: 5/28/2011

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WWII Prisoner of War CampsWorld War II P.O.W. Camp - Orem, Utah

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In Orem there is a historical marker at the site of the World War II prisoner of war camp that once existed. It is at the northwest corner of 950 North and 800 East telling a brief history of the camp and its residents.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Mom the Cook & cashnhubby

location: Utah

date approved: 6/12/2011

last visited: 1/8/2013

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WWII Prisoner of War CampsGross Rosen concentration camp branch, Mieroszów

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Roadside memorial to the victims of Gross Rosen concentration camp.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member haggaeus

location: Dolnośląskie, Poland

date approved: 5/19/2011

last visited: never

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