Creator

Anonymous

Preview

image preview

Creation Date

1915

Description

This store room in Merseburg holds two key materials for any prison camp: a large pile of potatoes sits to the right of the room (an important ingredient in prisoners' daily diets) and a large pile of coal is at the left (coat was a critical source of energy). A prison camp consumer huge quantities of potatoes and coal on a daily basis as part of the camp's operations. These supplies were essential to support the prison camp during the long winter months.

Keywords

Germany, Merseberg, Camp Order, Nutrition, Rations, Power

Share

 
COinS