Between 1943 and 1945 nearly fifty thousand German prisoners of war, mostly from the German Afrika Korps, lived and worked at seventy POW camps across Texas. Camp Hearne, located on the outskirts of rural Hearne, Texas, was one of the first and largest POW camps in the United States. Now Michael R. Waters and his research team tell the story of the five thousand German soldiers held as POWs at that camp during World War II. Drawing on newspaper accounts and official records from the time, an archaeological study of the site ...

Lone Star Stalag 2004, Texas A&M University Press

ISBN-13: 9781585443185

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