View of the Prison Camp at Ohrdruf

This photograph provides a panoramic view of the prison camp at Ohrdruf. It clearly shows the prison camp barracks, the wire fence (with a German sentry on guard duty), and the Thueringian hills in the background.
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Western Michigan University. Libraries
Subject Topic:
Germany, Ohrdruf, Camp Order, Quarters, Security, Administrative Buildings, World War 1914-1918, Diplomatic History, European History, Military History, and Political History
No Copyright - United States. Physical ownership of materials: D. Backhaus, "Die Kriegsgefangenen in Deutschland," Berlin: Vertrag Hermann Montanus, 1915, Photo 21, 33.