Most People In Alabama Don’t Know About Our Old German POW Camp

Alabama has a rich history that most people are quite familiar with. However, many people are surprised the moment they find out there were 24 German Prisoner of War (POW) camps located throughout the state during the WWII era. One of these POW camps was Camp Aliceville, which you can read all about below.

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Were you already familiar with Camp Aliceville? If so, please let us know in the comments.

For more historic photos that prove just how much Alabama has changed over the years, be sure to take a look at the following article: Here Are The Oldest Photos Ever Taken In Alabama And They’re Incredible.

Address: Aliceville, AL 35442, USA
Address: Industrial Dr, Aliceville, AL 35442, USA
Address: 104 Broad St NE, Aliceville, AL 35442, USA