American Prisoners of War: Firsthand Accounts from the Civil War to Vietnam


American Prisoners of War" includes compelling firsthand narratives from World War II POWs Robert Preston Taylor, Rufus W. Smith, and Roy Maxwell Offerle; World War I POW Pat O'Brien; Vietnam War POW Congressman Sam Johnson; and Andersonville prisoner Prescott Tracy, as well as resources on American prisoners of the Korean War and a selection of POW-related film and radio documentaries. Most of the veterans featured are from Texas.
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http://www.humanitiestexas.org/news/articles/american-prisoners-war-firsthand-accounts-civil-war-vietnam Disclaimer: this does not appear to be a resource that we own or control.

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