Robert Goodnough: Paintings, February 14 to March 16, 1991-

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Despite the comprehensive sports and educational programs, prisoners were often on agricultural work sites under minimal supervision with the lure of an unknown country only steps away. They persuaded the Japanese to issue lime to be used around sumps and in the latrines. The image will also help you to put the information into a wider context and understand why your ancestor’s name was recorded. They knew that retribution for their negligence would be harsh even though they had been originally apprised of the condition and treatment of the POWs on the Bataan Death March. [14] Approximately 66,000 Filipino soldiers and 12,000 American soldiers surrendered to the Japanese on the Bataan Peninsula.
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Hero Found: The Greatest POW Escape of the Vietnam War

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Throughout 1964, the United States assisted South Vietnam in covert operations to gather intelligence, disseminate propaganda, and harass the North. They are characterized as "neo-Nazis", "anti-Semites", and "conspiracy theorists" for wanting nothing more than an honest, open investigation of the attack on their ship and themselves. [53] In 2003, an independent commission of highly regarded experts was created to look into the matter. Unfortunately, there are far fewer Confederate military records at the National Archives than there are for their Union counterparts.
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Last (The) Escape: The Untold Story of Allied Prisoners of

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Many liberals think that coercive laws should be justified in terms that others can reasonably accept, rather than depending on controversial elements of one’s overarching moral theory (Rawls 1996: 217). WO 361/2010 Prisoners of war, Far East: POWs in Batavia District, as of 25 September 1945. Once again Hitler performed his duties with determination and bravery. In accordance with Article 54, the Detaining Power will, in all cases, provide the prisoner of war concerned with a statement showing the nature of the injury or disability, the circumstances in which it arose and particulars of medical or hospital treatment given for it.
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The Untold Story of German and Austrian Prisoners of War in

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A government may defend these aggregated political interests only if it is authorized to do so. But they do not include all of the requirements outlined by the Uniform Code of Military Justice. These conditions shall in all cases conform to the requirements of health and humanity. The members of the camp farm detail suffered particularly from brutal treatment at the hands of their guards. With the help of two Vietnamese women academics and the permission of the Vietnamese Women’s Union I was able to visit six provinces/areas in southern Viet Nam to carry out ‘official’ interviews i.e. ones where my academic contacts and women’s union representatives were present.
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Love and War in the Apennines

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D. agent, told me that the use of force or humiliation with prisoners is invariably counterproductive. “They’ll tell you what you want to hear, truth or no truth,” Rowell said. “ ‘You can flog me until I tell you what I know you want me to say.’ You don’t get righteous information.” Under the fourth Geneva convention, an occupying power can jail civilians who pose an “imperative” security threat, but it must establish a regular procedure for insuring that only civilians who remain a genuine security threat be kept imprisoned.
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Diary of a War

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Battalion, which reported to Karpinski’s brigade headquarters.) Taguba’s report listed some of the wrongdoing: Breaking chemical lights and pouring the phosphoric liquid on detainees; pouring cold water on naked detainees; beating detainees with a broom handle and a chair; threatening male detainees with rape; allowing a military police guard to stitch the wound of a detainee who was injured after being slammed against the wall in his cell; sodomizing a detainee with a chemical light and perhaps a broom stick, and using military working dogs to frighten and intimidate detainees with threats of attack, and in one instance actually biting a detainee.
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A Perfect Picture of Hell: Eyewitness Accounts by Civil War

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Jaimie Leonard, 39, attack by person wearing ANA uniform, southwest of Kabul, June 8, 2013. He believed that outpatient treatment was more appropriate. 48 In 1921, 27% of all hospitalized ex-servicemen were defined as neuropsychiatric cases (in 1927, this number was estimated to be 46.7%). 49 The American Legion was convinced that these soldiers deserved the best possible treatment and were entitled to a pension. His bravery won him numerous citations and awards, including the Iron Cross First Class.
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Civil War Prisons & Escapes: A Day-By-Day Chronicle

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Albertone’s askari brigade was the first to encounter the onrush of Ethiopians at 6:00, near Kidane Meret, where the Ethiopians had managed to set up their mountain artillery. He gave his services constantly – working daily from 0830 – 1230 hrs and from 1530 – 2030 hrs. History Of Wars 1,096,074 views Nazi War Criminals Sentenced / Nazi Criminals Face Justice (WWII) - Duration: 1:23. If the Detaining Power deems it necessary to limit the number of letters and cards sent by each prisoner of war, the said number shall not be less than two letters and four cards monthly, exclusive of the capture cards provided for in Article 70, and conforming as closely as possible to the models annexed to the present Convention.
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River Kwai Railway: The Story of the Burma-Siam Railroad

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Thereafter, Chinese volunteer forces continued the resistance to Japanese aggression in Manchuria, and Chahar and Suiyuan. [31] After the 1936 Xi'an Incident, the Kuomintang and communist forces agreed on a ceasefire to present a united front to oppose Japan. [32] Italian soldiers recruited in 1935, on their way to fight the Second Italo-Abyssinian War The Second Italo–Abyssinian War was a brief colonial war that began in October 1935 and ended in May 1936.
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The Forgotten Highlander

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In particular, where the prisoners decide to organize amongst themselves a system of mutual assistance, this organization will be within the province of the prisoners' representative, in addition to the special duties entrusted to him by other provisions of the present Convention. The notification may be made up in lists, each sheet of such lists being witnessed by the prisoners' representative and certified by the camp commander. The story of the retreat and final capture of the "comfort girls" is somewhat vague and confused in their own minds.
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