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Pow, James S - Age: [Blank], Year: [BLANK] - South Carolina Second Artillery Mi-P

Pow, James S - Age: [Blank], Year: [BLANK] - South Carolina Second Art...

Carded Records Showing Military Service of Soldiers Who Fought in Confederate Organizations

German prisoners of war. April 1917

German prisoners of war. April 1917

British Photographs of World War I

American Red Cross - Prisoners of War - First American Red Cross food package sent to American prisoners in Germany. American prisoners now get regular Army food, carefully varied and chosen by the A.R.C. in Switzerland. In addtion, clothing is also sent

American Red Cross - Prisoners of War - First American Red Cross food ...

Photographer: American Red Cross, France American Red Cross - Prisoners of War

American Red Cross - Prisoners of War - Prinsoners' relief. A.R.C. canteen work at St. Ludwig, Alsace. In foreground two Red Cross girls, canteen workers, Cheta Geary, of Denver and Leititia Curtis of San Francisco who fed the Italian and allied released prisoners and went over into Baden, Germany. They were the first American women to enter Germany after signing of armistice

American Red Cross - Prisoners of War - Prinsoners' relief. A.R.C. can...

Photographer: American Red Cross American Red Cross - Prisoners of War

American Red Cross - Prisoners of War - Bulgarian prisoners helping the members of the American Red Cross pull the Red Cross camion out of the mudon the road between Asane and Semendria, Greece

American Red Cross - Prisoners of War - Bulgarian prisoners helping th...

Date Taken: 12/0/1918 Photographer: American Red Cross American Red Cross - Prisoners of War

American Red Cross - Prisoners of War - American Red Cross interviewing a group of Italian prisoners at Treviso, Italy

American Red Cross - Prisoners of War - American Red Cross interviewin...

Date Taken: 11/0/1918 Photographer: American Red Cross American Red Cross - Prisoners of War

American Red Cross - Groups - American Red Cross Personnel. Permanent Commission of the Swiss Section of the American Red Cross. Standing, left to right: Dr. Alfred Worchester, Waltham, Mass., Department of Interned Soldiers and Civilian Relief; Carl P. Dennett of Boston, Mass., in charge of the War Department of the American Prisoners of War; Ralph A. Stewart of Boston, Mass., Department of Legal Affairs and Public Relations, and advisor and assitant to Mr. Demmick; Sitting: J. Benjamin Dimmick of Scranton, Pa., American Red Cross Commissioner for Sqitzerland and Assistnat Commissioner of the American War Prisoners' Exchange Commission in Berne

American Red Cross - Groups - American Red Cross Personnel. Permanent ...

Photographer: American Red Cross American Red Cross - Groups

American Red Cross - E thru H - Captain Carter Hathaway, American Red Cross, in charge of the Berlin American Red Cross warehouses for repatriation of Russian prisoners of war. Camp supplies Dept. No. 22, Lunebergeritasse warehouse, Berlin

American Red Cross - E thru H - Captain Carter Hathaway, American Red ...

Photographer: American Red Cross American Red Cross - E thru H

American Red Cross - Prisoners of War - This is "Army C Food Box" and is sent to the prisoner a week after he is sent "Army B" Box. It contains 1lb corned beef; 1lb roast beef; 1lb salt pork; 2lbs corned beef hash; 1 can of pork and beans; 1lb dried beans; 1lb tomatoes; 2lbs corn; 2lbs corn; 2lbs peas; 4lbs hard bread; 1lb sugar; half lb cocoa; 1lb prunes; 1 pint vinegar; 80 cigarettes or their equivalent in smoking tobacco with pipe or 1 piece of chewing tobacco

American Red Cross - Prisoners of War - This is "Army C Food Box" and ...

Photographer: American Red Cross, France American Red Cross - Prisoners of War

American Red Cross - Prisoners of War - Bulgarian prisoners unloading supplies for the American Red Cross on the French Auai, from a French transport, the "Rigel". There were 123 tons of food of 246,000 pounds; and much heavy machinery. Salonika is the center of the Serbian Commission of the American Red Cross, having 7 large warehouses there

American Red Cross - Prisoners of War - Bulgarian prisoners unloading ...

Photographer: American Red Cross American Red Cross - Prisoners of War

American Red Cross - Canteens - American Red Cross Canteens in France. French officers and American Red Cross Canteen at the Gare St. Lazare, Paris. Operated for the benefit of soldiers returning from the front and Allied prisoners returning from Germany

American Red Cross - Canteens - American Red Cross Canteens in France....

Photographer: Am. Red Cross Hdqs., Washington, D.C. American Red Cross - Canteens

American Red Cross - Prisoners of War - American Red Cross canteen at St. Ludwig, Alsace, from which two canteen workers, Miss Cheta Geary of Denver, and Miss Leititia Curtis of San Francisco, left to enter into Baden, Germany, to feed the released Allied prisoners

American Red Cross - Prisoners of War - American Red Cross canteen at ...

Photographer: American Red Cross American Red Cross - Prisoners of War

American Red Cross - Prisoners of War - British Red Cross befriends wounded enemy. British Red Cross man giving a wounded German a light

American Red Cross - Prisoners of War - British Red Cross befriends wo...

Date Taken: 10/0/1918 Photographer: Underwood & Underwood American Red Cross - Prisoners of War

American Red Cross - Prisoners of War - Prisoners' relief. American, Italian and Swiss Red Cross officials at Buchs on Swiss-Austrian frontier, standing beside Italian train which came through from Austrian prison camps

American Red Cross - Prisoners of War - Prisoners' relief. American, I...

Photographer: American Red Cross American Red Cross - Prisoners of War

Western front. French prisoners get dinner from a German Field kitchen
American Red Cross - Prisoners of War - Prisoners' relief in Germany. Postcard receipt from Albert W. Santie, Gustron, Germany

American Red Cross - Prisoners of War - Prisoners' relief in Germany. ...

Photographer: American Red Cross American Red Cross - Prisoners of War

American Red Cross - E thru H - To establish American Red Cross Relief Bureau in Copenhagen. W.W. Husband, of Washington D.C., who is to establish a relief bureau for American prisoners of war in Germany in Copenhagen. He organized a simialr bureau in Berne, and both bureaus are under the auspices of the American Red Cross. He is show leaving the Red Cross Headquartersi n London

American Red Cross - E thru H - To establish American Red Cross Relief...

Photographer: Western Newspaper Union American Red Cross - E thru H

American Red Cross - Groups - Miss Cheta Geary of Denver, and Miss Leititia Curtis of San Francisco, canteen workers from the American Red Cross Canteen at St. Ludwig, Alsace, in Baden, Germany, where they fed the released Allied prisoners

American Red Cross - Groups - Miss Cheta Geary of Denver, and Miss Lei...

Photographer: American Red Cross American Red Cross - Groups

American Red Cross - Warehouses - American Red Cross Prisoners' Relief. Packing indvidual parcels for American Prisoners of War in Germany. Storehouse at Bumpliz, a suburb of Berne

American Red Cross - Warehouses - American Red Cross Prisoners' Relief...

Photographer: American Red Cross American Red Cross - Warehouses

American Red Cross - Prisoners of War - Prisoners' relief. A.R.C. plant at Bumplitz, near Berne, from which supplies are sent American prisoners in Germany

American Red Cross - Prisoners of War - Prisoners' relief. A.R.C. plan...

Photographer: American Red Cross American Red Cross - Prisoners of War

Ceremonies - France - American sailors march in parade of General Lehan. American sailors marching in the parade in honor of General Lehan at Le Havre France. General Lehan, the defender of Liege, was officially received by the Belgian Government at Le Havre after having been a prisoner of war in Germany for nearly four years

Ceremonies - France - American sailors march in parade of General Leha...

Date Taken: 8/1/1918. - Photographer: Underwood & Underwood Ceremonies - France

American Red Cross - Prisoners of War - At last - useful Bulgarians!! A few Bulgarian prisoners usefully employed in unloading American Red Cross supplies from a French transport at Saloniki. In the 2,300 boxes of the shipment were food and farm machinery to help war victims get a new start in life. Saloniki is the base of the Serbian Commission of the American Red Cross, seven large warehouses being located here

American Red Cross - Prisoners of War - At last - useful Bulgarians!! ...

Photographer: American Red Cross American Red Cross - Prisoners of War

American Red Cross - Prisoners of War - "Army B Food Box" and is sent the prisoner a week after he is sent "A Box." It contains 1lb corned beef; 1lb roast beef; 1lb salmon; 2lbs corned beef hash; 1 can of pork and beans; 1lb tomatoes; 1 can of corn; 2 cans of peas; 4lbs hard bread; 1lb rice; 1 pint of evaporated milk; 1lb sugar; 1lb coffee; 1lb jam; raisins or figs; 80 cigarettes or in place of cigarettes 4 pkgs smoking tobacco or one cut of chewing tobacco

American Red Cross - Prisoners of War - "Army B Food Box" and is sent ...

Photographer: American Red Cross, France American Red Cross - Prisoners of War

American Red Cross - Prisoners of War - This is Army "A" food box and is sent the prisoner a week after he is sent the First Parcel. This package contains corned beef, 1lb salt pork, 1lb can slamon, 2lbs corned beef hash, 1 can pork and beans, 1lb tomatoes, 2 cans of corn, 2 cans of peas, 3lbs hard bread; 1lb butter; 1lb sugar; 1lb prunes; 1 bar of soap; 80 cigarettes; 4 pkgs of tobacco or one cut of chewing tobacco

American Red Cross - Prisoners of War - This is Army "A" food box and ...

Photographer: American Red Cross, France American Red Cross - Prisoners of War

American Red Cross - Groups - Left to right: Colonel Carl Taylor, O.I.C., American Red Cross Commission to Germany for repatriation of Russian prisoners of war, talking in his office with Captain T.H. Hickey of the polish Commission, Berlin, Germany

American Red Cross - Groups - Left to right: Colonel Carl Taylor, O.I....

Photographer: American Red Cross American Red Cross - Groups

American Red Cross - Prisoners of War - A prisoners' relief, Germany. Postcard receipt from Albert W. Santie, Gustron, Germany

American Red Cross - Prisoners of War - A prisoners' relief, Germany. ...

Photographer: American Red Cross American Red Cross - Prisoners of War

American Red Cross - Prisoners of War - Interior of the Clothin Supply Room, at American Red Cross Headquarters, Berlin, Germany. Sergt. Olsen, U.S. Army, supplying two Russian officers, prisoners, with compelte new outfits

American Red Cross - Prisoners of War - Interior of the Clothin Supply...

Photographer: American Red Cross American Red Cross - Prisoners of War

Photograph of Indian Homes Clustered Around a Pow Wow House

Photograph of Indian Homes Clustered Around a Pow Wow House

Original caption: Indian Homes clustered around pow-pow house. Indians live in villages and not on allotments. Historic Photographs

At the Front in North Africa

At the Front in North Africa

1943 ARC Identifier 649626 / Local Identifier 263.1789. This film covers activities during World War II relating to tank forces, troop review, artillery, Prisoners of War and the care of wounded in the area of ... more

Photograph of Allied Prisoners of War at Aomori Camp Near Yokohama, Cheering Rescuers from the U.S. Navy

Photograph of Allied Prisoners of War at Aomori Camp Near Yokohama, Ch...

Original caption: Gaunt Allied Prisoners of War at Aomori Camp Near Yokohama Cheer Rescuers from U.S. Navy. General Photographic File of the Department of Navy

New Clothes for Released Allied Prisoners

New Clothes for Released Allied Prisoners

Original Caption: NEW CLOTHES FOR RELEASED ALLIED PRISONERS: Clothes, food and other supplies dropped by air are being gathered here by Allied prisoners of war at the Omori prisoner of war camp near Tokyo. The ... more

A DEFEATED PEOPLE

A DEFEATED PEOPLE

ARC Identifier 36087 / Local Identifier 111-OF-28 - Department of Defense. Department of the Army. Office of the Chief Signal Officer. (09/18/1947 - 02/28/1964) - 1946 - On the government of the British occupie... more

Photograph of Captain James Stockdale After Being Released as a Prisoner of War

Photograph of Captain James Stockdale After Being Released as a Prison...

General Black-and-White Photographic File of the Department of Navy

Photograph of John McCain After Being Released as Prisoner of War

Photograph of John McCain After Being Released as Prisoner of War

General Black-and-White Photographic File of the Department of Navy

Artwork: Prisoners of War Art - Vietnam, camp of detention for U.S. pilots captured in Vietnam - untitled (New Year montage-dated 1968) Artist: Gerald L. Coffee

Artwork: Prisoners of War Art - Vietnam, camp of detention for U.S. pi...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Unknown Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

COL. Lynn is greeted by the Gia Lam Airport returnee delegation upon his release from a prisoner of war camp

COL. Lynn is greeted by the Gia Lam Airport returnee delegation upon h...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Hanoi Country: Viet Nam (VNM) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

U.S. SGT. Felix Neco-Quinones, right, upon his release from the prisoner of war camp

U.S. SGT. Felix Neco-Quinones, right, upon his release from the prison...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Loc Ninh Country: Viet Nam (VNM) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

Interior view of a C-141 Starlifter aircraft en route to Clark Air Base, Republic of the Philippines with recently released prisoners of war camp

Interior view of a C-141 Starlifter aircraft en route to Clark Air Bas...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Viet Nam (VNM) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

One of the returning prisoners of war undergoes a dental examination at Travis Air Force Base

One of the returning prisoners of war undergoes a dental examination a...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: State: California (CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Serv... more

BGEN Stan McClellan represents the United States at the International Control Commission for the release of prisoners of war

BGEN Stan McClellan represents the United States at the International ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Loc Ninh Country: Viet Nam (VNM) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

A view of the crowd welcoming recently released prisoners of war upon their arrival aboard a C-141 Starlifter aircraft en route from Clark Air Base, Republic of the Philippines

A view of the crowd welcoming recently released prisoners of war upon ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Travis Air Force Base State: California (CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to ... more

Prisoners of war disembark a bus at Gia Lam Airport. The men will board a C-141 Starlifter aircraft for evacuation to Clark Air Base, Republic of the Philippines

Prisoners of war disembark a bus at Gia Lam Airport. The men will boar...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Hanoi Country: Viet Nam (VNM) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

A returnee looks through the window aboard a C-141 Starlifter aircraft. The aircraft is being used to evacuate prisoners of war to Clark Air Base, Republic of the Philippines

A returnee looks through the window aboard a C-141 Starlifter aircraft...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Viet Nam (VNM) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

MAJ. Edward W. Leonard, a recently released prisoner of war, greets members of his family upon his arrival at Travis Air Force Base

MAJ. Edward W. Leonard, a recently released prisoner of war, greets me...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: State: California (CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Serv... more

CPT James D. Cutter, recently released from a prisoner of war camp, departs Clark Air Base en route to Travis Air Force Base, California

CPT James D. Cutter, recently released from a prisoner of war camp, de...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Philippines (PHL) Scene Camera Operator: Wright Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

STAFF SGT. Robert Chenowith looks at a Playboy magazine after his recent release from a prisoner of war camp

STAFF SGT. Robert Chenowith looks at a Playboy magazine after his rece...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Hanoi Country: Viet Nam (VNM) Scene Camera Operator: Wright Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

A view of the four-party joint military conference held prior to the release of prisoners of war held at Loc Ninh

A view of the four-party joint military conference held prior to the r...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Tan Son Shut Airport, Saigon Country: Republic Of Vietnam (RVN) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Milita... more

MAJ. Wesley Schierman, a recently released prisoner of war, goes through the cafeteria line upon his arrival at Travis Air Force Base

MAJ. Wesley Schierman, a recently released prisoner of war, goes throu...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: State: California (CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Serv... more

SFC Carrol Flora and Cordine McMurray talk during the evacuation to Clark Air Base, Republic of the Philippines aboard a C-141 Starlifter aircraft after their recent release from a prisoner of war camp

SFC Carrol Flora and Cordine McMurray talk during the evacuation to Cl...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Viet Nam (VNM) Scene Camera Operator: Wright Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

LT. COL. Alan L. Brunstrom, a recently released prisoner of war, greets his family upon his arrival at Travis Air Force Base

LT. COL. Alan L. Brunstrom, a recently released prisoner of war, greet...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: State: California (CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Serv... more

UH-1 Iroquois helicopters depart to pick up prisoners of war held at Loc Ninh

UH-1 Iroquois helicopters depart to pick up prisoners of war held at L...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Tan Son Shut Airport, Saigon Country: Republic Of Vietnam (RVN) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Milita... more

CAPT. Carl Chambers is welcomed to Clark Air Base upon his arrival aboard a C-141 Starlifter aircraft. CAPT. Chambers was recently released from a prisoner of war camp in Vietnam

CAPT. Carl Chambers is welcomed to Clark Air Base upon his arrival abo...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Philippines (PHL) Scene Camera Operator: Chambers Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

CAPT. John Parsels is greeted by the Gia Lam Airport returnee delegation upon his release from a prisoner of war camp

CAPT. John Parsels is greeted by the Gia Lam Airport returnee delegati...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Hanoi Country: Viet Nam (VNM) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

A returnee waves from a hospital bus at Clark Air Base shortly after being released from a prisoner of war camp in Vietnam

A returnee waves from a hospital bus at Clark Air Base shortly after b...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Philippines (PHL) Scene Camera Operator: Wright Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

A view of the crowd waiting to welcome recently released prisoners of war due to arrive aboard a C-141 Starlifter aircraft en route from Clark Air Base, Republic of the Philippines

A view of the crowd waiting to welcome recently released prisoners of ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Travis Air Force Base State: California (CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to ... more

Viet Cong prisoners of war line up to board trucks upon their release

Viet Cong prisoners of war line up to board trucks upon their release

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Loc Ninh Country: Viet Nam (VNM) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

LT. COL. Robert L. Stirm, a recently released prisoner of war, greets his family upon his arrival at Travis Air Force Base

LT. COL. Robert L. Stirm, a recently released prisoner of war, greets ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: State: California (CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Serv... more

A view of the crowd gathered to welcome recently released prisoner of war home from Vietnam

A view of the crowd gathered to welcome recently released prisoner of ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Travis Air Force Base State: California (CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to ... more

From right to left: COL Heard, SPC 6 Bell and COL J.P. Dennett, part of the Gia Lam Airport returnee delegation, as they discuss release of the American prisoners of war

From right to left: COL Heard, SPC 6 Bell and COL J.P. Dennett, part o...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Hanoi Country: Viet Nam (VNM) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

LT. CMDR. Michael Cronin listens to a stereo tape shortly after being released from a prisoner of war camp in Vietnam

LT. CMDR. Michael Cronin listens to a stereo tape shortly after being ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Clark Air Base State: Luzon Country: Philippines (PHL) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Servi... more

Bernard Diehl, a German civilian, aboard a C-141 Starlifter aircraft after his recent release from a prisoner of war camp

Bernard Diehl, a German civilian, aboard a C-141 Starlifter aircraft a...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Hanoi Country: Viet Nam (VNM) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

CHIEF Warrant Officer 2 Roger Miller talks to his companions during the evacuation to Clark Air Base, Republic of the Philippines aboard a C-141 Starlifter aircraft. CW02 Miller has recently been released from a prisoner of war camp

CHIEF Warrant Officer 2 Roger Miller talks to his companions during th...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Viet Nam (VNM) Scene Camera Operator: Wright Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

CPT Frederic Flom looks at civilian clothing at the base exchange shortly after being released from a prisoner of war camp in Vietnam

CPT Frederic Flom looks at civilian clothing at the base exchange shor...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Clark Air Base State: Luzon Country: Philippines (PHL) Scene Camera Operator: Wright Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Servic... more

Delegates of the International Control Commission hold a meeting prior to the release of prisoners of war

Delegates of the International Control Commission hold a meeting prior...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Loc Ninh Country: Viet Nam (VNM) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

A C-141 Starlifter aircraft departs Gia Lam Airport carrying recently released prisoners of war

A C-141 Starlifter aircraft departs Gia Lam Airport carrying recently ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Hanoi Country: Viet Nam (VNM) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

A view of the crowd waiting to welcome recently released prisoners of war due to arrive aboard a C-141 Starlifter aircraft en route from Clark Air Base, Republic of the Philippines

A view of the crowd waiting to welcome recently released prisoners of ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Travis Air Force Base State: California (CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to ... more

A view of the crowd welcoming recently released prisoners of war upon their arrival aboard a C-141 Starlifter aircraft en route from Clark Air Base, Republic of the Philippines

A view of the crowd welcoming recently released prisoners of war upon ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Travis Air Force Base State: California (CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to ... more

A recently released prisoner of war talks with his family upon his arrival at Travis Air Force Base

A recently released prisoner of war talks with his family upon his arr...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Travis Air Force Base State: California (CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to ... more

LT. Wayne Gordermute is welcomed to Clark Air Base upon his arrival aboard a C-141 Starlifter aircraft. LT. Gordermute was recently released from a prisoner of war camp in Vietnam

LT. Wayne Gordermute is welcomed to Clark Air Base upon his arrival ab...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Philippines (PHL) Scene Camera Operator: Chambers Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

A returnee from a Vietnamese prisoner of war camp catches up on events upon his arrival at Travis Air Force Base

A returnee from a Vietnamese prisoner of war camp catches up on events...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: State: California (CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Serv... more

MAJ. Norman A. McDaniel is greeted by the Gia Lam Airport returnee delegation upon his release from a prisoner of war camp

MAJ. Norman A. McDaniel is greeted by the Gia Lam Airport returnee del...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Hanoi Country: Viet Nam (VNM) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

CAPT. James D. Kula is greeted by the Gia Lam Airport returnee delegation upon his release from a prisoner of war camp

CAPT. James D. Kula is greeted by the Gia Lam Airport returnee delegat...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Hanoi Country: Viet Nam (VNM) Scene Camera Operator: Wright Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

LT. Charles D. Rice enjoys a cigar after his release from a prisoner of war camp

LT. Charles D. Rice enjoys a cigar after his release from a prisoner o...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Hanoi Country: Viet Nam (VNM) Scene Camera Operator: Wright Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

Phillip Manhard reads a Stars and Stripes newspaper after his recent release from a prisoner of war camp

Phillip Manhard reads a Stars and Stripes newspaper after his recent r...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Hanoi Country: Viet Nam (VNM) Scene Camera Operator: Wright Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

A view of the crowd waiting to welcome recently released prisoners of war due to arrive aboard a C-141 Starlifter aircraft en route from Clark Air Base, Republic of the Philippines

A view of the crowd waiting to welcome recently released prisoners of ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Travis Air Force Base State: California (CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to ... more

UH-1 Iroquois helicopters arrive to pick up American prisoners of war

UH-1 Iroquois helicopters arrive to pick up American prisoners of war

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Loc Ninh Country: Viet Nam (VNM) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

Crowds wait to welcome recently returning prisoners of war home

Crowds wait to welcome recently returning prisoners of war home

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Travis Air Force Base State: California (CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to ... more

An interior view of a C-141 Starlifter aircraft being used for the evacuation of recently released U.S. prisoners of war

An interior view of a C-141 Starlifter aircraft being used for the eva...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Hanoi Country: Viet Nam (VNM) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

A view of the crowd welcoming recently released prisoners of war upon their arrival aboard a C-141 Starlifter aircraft en route from Clark Air Base, Republic of the Philippines

A view of the crowd welcoming recently released prisoners of war upon ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Travis Air Force Base State: California (CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to ... more

TECH. SGT. James Cook, a recently released prisoner of war, waves from his stretcher as he is carried away from the C-141 Starlifter aircraft that was used to evacuate him from Clark Air Base, Republic of the Philippines

TECH. SGT. James Cook, a recently released prisoner of war, waves from...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Travis Air Force Base State: California (CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to ... more

Recently released U.S. prisoner of war Knutson is greeted by the Gia Lam Airport returnee delegation

Recently released U.S. prisoner of war Knutson is greeted by the Gia L...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Hanoi Country: Viet Nam (VNM) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

Americans are briefed prior to their release from a prisoner of war camp

Americans are briefed prior to their release from a prisoner of war ca...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Loc Ninh Country: Viet Nam (VNM) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

Exterior view of the prisoner of war camp ("Hanoi Hilton")

Exterior view of the prisoner of war camp ("Hanoi Hilton")

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Hanoi Country: Viet Nam (VNM) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

A view of the welcome home sign prepared to greet recently released from a prisoner of war home from Vietnam

A view of the welcome home sign prepared to greet recently released fr...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Travis Air Force Base State: California (CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Wright Release Status: Released to P... more

The C-141 Starlifter aircraft carrying recently released from a prisoner of war arrives at Travis Air Base

The C-141 Starlifter aircraft carrying recently released from a prison...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: State: California (CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Wright Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Servi... more

A view of the crowd gathered to welcome recently released prisoners of war home from Vietnam

A view of the crowd gathered to welcome recently released prisoners of...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Travis Air Force Base State: California (CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to ... more

LT. COL. McKnight, a released prisoner of war, talks with his family upon arrival at Travis Air Force Base

LT. COL. McKnight, a released prisoner of war, talks with his family u...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: State: California (CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Serv... more

CAPT. Laurel Lingyel waves to the crowd gathered to welcome him to Clark Air Base upon his arrival aboard a C-141 Starlifter aircraft. CAPT. Lingyel was recently released from a prisoner of war camp in Vietnam

CAPT. Laurel Lingyel waves to the crowd gathered to welcome him to Cla...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Philippines (PHL) Scene Camera Operator: Chambers Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

Viet Cong prisoners of war are gathered together in a group prior to their release

Viet Cong prisoners of war are gathered together in a group prior to t...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Loc Ninh Country: Viet Nam (VNM) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

A crowd gathers to witness the release of prisoners of war at the Gia Lam Airport

A crowd gathers to witness the release of prisoners of war at the Gia ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Hanoi Country: Viet Nam (VNM) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

LCOL Bernasconi, a recently returning prisoners of war, greets members of his family upon his arrival at Travis Air Force Base

LCOL Bernasconi, a recently returning prisoners of war, greets members...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: State: California (CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Serv... more

Delegates of the International Control Commission for the release of prisoners of war arrive for a meeting

Delegates of the International Control Commission for the release of p...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Loc Ninh Country: Viet Nam (VNM) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

A view of the tail of a C-141 Starlifter aircraft from Military Airlift Command. The aircraft has just arrived at Gia Lam Airport to evacuate recently released prisoners of war to Clark Air Base, Republic of the Philippines

A view of the tail of a C-141 Starlifter aircraft from Military Airlif...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Hanoi Country: Viet Nam (VNM) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

A C-141 Starlifter aircraft arrives at Gia Lam Airport to evacuate recently released prisoners of war to Clark Air Base, Republic of the Philippines

A C-141 Starlifter aircraft arrives at Gia Lam Airport to evacuate rec...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Hanoi Country: Viet Nam (VNM) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

A view of the crowd welcoming recently released prisoners of war upon their arrival aboard a C-141 Starlifter aircraft en route from Clark Air Base, Republic of the Philippines

A view of the crowd welcoming recently released prisoners of war upon ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Travis Air Force Base State: California (CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to ... more

Major Hubert K. Flesher, a recently released prisoner of war, has his blood pressure taken upon his arrival at Travis Air Force Base

Major Hubert K. Flesher, a recently released prisoner of war, has his ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Travis Air Force Base State: California (CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to ... more

LT. COL. Lewis W. Shattuck is greeted by the Gia Lam Airport returnee delegation upon his release from a prisoner of war camp

LT. COL. Lewis W. Shattuck is greeted by the Gia Lam Airport returnee ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Hanoi Country: Viet Nam (VNM) Scene Camera Operator: Wright Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

A C-141 Starlifter aircraft crew greets COL Jackolick, recently released prisoner of war. COL Jackolick will board the aircraft for evacuation to Clark Air Base, Republic of the Philippines

A C-141 Starlifter aircraft crew greets COL Jackolick, recently releas...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Hanoi Country: Viet Nam (VNM) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

A returnee from a Vietnamese prisoner of war camp is debriefed upon his arrival at Travis Air Force Base

A returnee from a Vietnamese prisoner of war camp is debriefed upon hi...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: State: California (CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Serv... more