Hooded Iraqi prisoner comforting a child Award winning photo showing a iraqi man comforts his son at a holding center for prisoners of war in An Najaf, Iraq, 31 March Taken by photographer Jean-Marc Bouju
Aaron Huey's effort to photograph poverty in America led him to the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation, where the struggle of the native Lakota people -- appalling, and largely ignored -- compelled him to refocus.
Ruth Beeley: St George's School, Hertfordshire England 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.
A young German wounded prisoner of war captured by the First US Army in Simmerath, Germany, December The young man discarded his uniform in the hope of slipping away amid the chaos. Such young POWs were the first to be sent home after the war.
Confederate monument Elmira, NY: Elmira Prison was a prisoner-of-war camp constructed by the Union Army in Elmira, New York, during the American Civil War to house captive Confederate soldiers. Where my gggrandfather Abraham Winkler is buried.
Andersonville Prison - A Confederate prison in Georgia during the Civil War. It housed Union prisoners of war even though it was only build for The conditions were so horrid 100 men a day died during the summer months. Many were starved to death.