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War: A Personal Connection (A Level Art)

Ruth Beeley: St George's School, Hertfordshire England 2011. Sketchbook page for A Level Art Coursework final artwork, exploring the theme of war. Prisoners of war are depicted using biro pen on an ink and acrylic background.

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This dog was a registered prisoner-of-war in a Japanese POW camp. She saved men's lives by distracting guards when they were about to be punished and was awarded the Dickin Medal. We owe dogs a lot.

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WW1. A column of German prisoners of war line up outside Southampton Central train station. ––Historic Southampton, Twitter

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World War 1 - German prisoners of war parade through a farmyard, 1915 © Fotolibra

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WWI, A French-African prisoner of war, 13 Aug 1915. German postcard. Credit: AKG Images/Peter Weiss

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Donald Pleasence-Royal Air Force-WW2-served with 166 Squadron bomber command, shot down, placed in the German POW camp Stalag Luft I (Actor) photo shown is in POW camp

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Five Australian former prisoners of war after their release from Japanese captivity in Changi prison Singapore September 1945 [9001363]

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A German soldier returns to his home in Frankfurt after the end of WWII to find that "home" is gone.

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The Italian Chapel, Isle of Orkney, Scotland. This chapel was built by Italian prisoners of war using any available cheap material, inside paintings of the Virgin Mary and plasterwork mimics the incredible Italian cathedrals.

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Canadians wounded at the Battle of Amiens lying outside of the 10th Field Ambulance Dressing Station. German prisoners of war are also dispersed through the crowd. They likely carried some of the wounded back to the dressing station and are now...

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