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COMBAT STORIES FROM World War II

Fred Scheer | 2nd Infantry Regiment, 5th Infantry Division - Army

9:46   |   The guards at the POW camp were mostly old men, too old for the front. Fred Scheer details the daily life and struggles at the small camp where he was interred. Food was a big concern. Red Cross parcels were a Godsend, but you could also utilize some outside sources, if you were willing to take the risk.

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