WWII POW search for those prisoners of war held in German camps. Those held in Japanese and Italian camps cannot yet be searched but can be found by browsing records.

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  • searchable database of prisoners of war held in Europe during WWll
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  • other records include prisoners held in Japanese and Italian camps
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  • information on various POW camps in Europe
  • images of original liberation reports and prisoner diaries

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  • United Kingdom
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