American Ex-Prisoners of War
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Established April 14, 1942


POW Camp Descriptions
Camp descriptions from the National Archives, prepared by the Military Intelligence Service of the War Department
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GERMAN PRISON CAMPS
Camp Conditions
Dulag Luft
Hohemark Hospital 7 Luckenwalde
Marlag und Milag Nord
Oflag 13-B
Oflag 64
Reserve-lazaret (Orthopedic Hospital)
Rumania
Stalag 2-B
Stalag 3-B
Stalag 7-A
Stalag 9-B
Stalag 17-B
Stalag Luft 1
Stalag Luft 3
Stalag Luft 4
Stalag Luft 6
Transit Camp, Section of Dulag Luf
German Orders Governing Prisoners of War in Europe
JAPANESE PRISON CAMPS
Akenobe #6 Batavia, Java
Beppu Bilibid Prison
Bridge House Jail, China Burma
Cabanatuan #1 Cabanatuan #3
Camp O’Donnell Changi, Singapore
D-12, Hitachi Davao Penal Colony
Fengtai, China Fukuoka #1
Fukuoka #2 Fukuoka #3
Fukuoka #10 Fukuoka #11
Fukuoka #17 Fukuoka #22
Hakodate Branch Camp #2 Hoten, Mukden, Manchuria
Initial Phase – Philippines Jinsen, Korea
Kiangwan, China Manila, Port Area
Mitsushima, Tokyo Camp #2-D Makaishima, Honshu
Mukden, Manchuria (temporary) Nakhon Pathom, Thailand
Naval POW Camp, Shanghai Notogawa #9-B
October Ship (Hellship) Omine
Osaka #3, Oeyama Osaka #5-B
Osaka #12-B Osaka Group, Sakurajima, Osaka
Palawan Barracks Rangoon Prison, Burma
Roku Roshi Saigon POW Camp, French Indo-China
Sendai Camp #6, Hanawa Sendai Camp #11 Southeast Asia – Saigon, Port Area
SS Oryuku Maru (Hellship) Sumatra
Thailand (Siam) Tientsin, China
Umeda Bonshu Utashinai, Hokkaido
War Road Jail, Shanghai, China Woosung
Zentsuji Headquarters Taiwan Formosa (includes Camps 31, Taihoku; Camp V, Taihoku; Camp VI, Taihoku, Kinkaseki, Camp II, Taichu; Camp III, Heito; Camp IV, Kagi & Takao)
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American Ex-Prisoners of War National Headquarters PO Box 3444 Arlington,TX 76007-3444
817-649-2979 Fax 817-649-0109 hq@axpow.org