Jim McClure: Prisoner of war camps in York
Nineteenth-century artist Lewis Miller captures the facade of Washington Hall, built in 1849.
Join the discussion below, or Read more at The York Daily Record.
#1 May 22, 2013
I don't know if you are interested in more than Civil War camps, but there was one in Stewartstown during the second World War.Some of the prisoners helped with the picking of fruit in season and became integrated in the community.
#2 Jun 7, 2013
We really think that these camps were also used during WW2 to house non-Christains, and non-whites too! We aplaud this because we (Kelly) and I, think any non-Christains and foreigners should leave our neighborhoods, and go back to where they come from!
Add your comments below
|Many men are happy to stay unmarried, though th... (Jan '08)||Jan '17||Just saying||46|
|Montenegro seeks man in photo with Russian fore...||Dec '16||AntemuraleChristi...||1|
|Wrightsville Forming Own Police Department (Nov '06)||Dec '16||Jon||17|
|Searching for Dr. James L. Jamison of Wrightsvi...||Nov '16||Michael Angelo||1|
|Wrightsville, Pa house fire ends in total loss ... (Aug '16)||Aug '16||Onelittlesoul||1|
|Stacy Holliday-White (Jun '16)||Jun '16||sum1||1|
|Timely reminder: Don't touch! Video shows museu... (Jun '16)||Jun '16||greymouser||5|
Find what you want!
Search Wrightsville Forum Now
Copyright © 2017 Topix LLC