Dominique Renaudin

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Pic from Stalag Luft III website. This comment from Durant's book, Stalag Luft III, "In spite of the Germans’ best efforts, latrines overflowed..." And from the book Kriegie by Simmons, "The west latrine of the Center Compound started overflowing that morning and spread ten feet over the ground on the outside. The smell was terrible, and it increases steadily as the latrine continued overflowing."

Pic from Stalag Luft III website. This comment from Durant's book, Stalag Luft III, "In spite of the Germans’ best efforts, latrines overflowed..." And from the book Kriegie by Simmons, "The west latrine of the Center Compound started overflowing that morning and spread ten feet over the ground on the outside. The smell was terrible, and it increases steadily as the latrine continued overflowing."

Stalag 17-B - America in WWII magazine

Stalag the prison that inspired a movie and a TV comedy was a dingy, fleabag patch of hell for the Allied "kriegies" who got stuck there.

POWs Welcome Their Liberators

Moosburg Online: The POW camp Stalag VII A (The Liberation by the Armored Division)

Main gate at Stalag VIIIA. From the Stalag Luft III website, "All buildings were hopelessly infested with vermin." From a personal POW account online. I met this man in 1996, “The fleas, lice, and bedbugs were really bad here. It was not unusual to find 100 or more bedbugs in one bed...Several fellows had their whole bodies covered with bites. The bites weren’t so bad, but they itched so that one could hardly keep from scratching them. As soon as the bites were opened, infection readily set…

Main gate at Stalag VIIIA. From the Stalag Luft III website, "All buildings were hopelessly infested with vermin." From a personal POW account online. I met this man in 1996, “The fleas, lice, and bedbugs were really bad here. It was not unusual to find 100 or more bedbugs in one bed...Several fellows had their whole bodies covered with bites. The bites weren’t so bad, but they itched so that one could hardly keep from scratching them. As soon as the bites were opened, infection readily set…

Stalag XVII B barracks

Stalag XVII B barracks

1945, Allemagne, Murnau, Les troupes US libèrent l'Offizierslager (camp pour officiers polonais POWs)

Relaxed atmosphere created in Murnau camp after liberation by American forces in In front of the former barracks they (the left in the background), the former prisoner enjoy the sun while sitting on a recliner!

Life in the prisoners camp, Murnau - La vie dans le camp de prisonniers

Life in the prisoners camp, Murnau - La vie dans le camp de prisonniers

Stalag 17BAustria WWII. Dad was here for 2 years

World War Ii German Prisoner of War Camp Stalag 17 - Yahoo Image Search Results

WWII Stalage 17 - Bing Images

Allied POWS cheer as an American tank breaks through the barbed wire surrounding the POW camp in Hammelburg, Germany on April Armored Division

stalag 17 - Google Search

Stalag the prison that inspired a movie and a TV comedy was a dingy, fleabag patch of hell for the Allied "kriegies" who got stuck there.

stalag 17

stalag 17

By the time the US 9th Army arrived to liberate the POW Camp Stalag 326 in Germany, the death count of Soviet POWs was as high as 30,000, al...

A time to celebrate: Soviet POWs pour out of the gate of Stalag 326 Eselheide as liberating US troops look at the camera too, Sept Smiles, happiness and laughter all round. A deep breath of freedom after a terrible war.