West Yorkshire Regiment Postcards


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5th West Yorks Regiment, H Spence, WW1 POW at Güstrow, Germany
Postally unused RP PC (F Knaudt, Lübtheen)
German POW camp ink stamp: Lager IX A-K

5th West Yorks front 5th West Yorks back Ink stamp reads: "Inspektion der Kriegsgef-Lager IX A-K" ("Inspection of POW Camp IX A-K").
This Lager (prison camp) was run by the IX Armee-Korps (Altona) district and was a Mannschaftslager which housed privates and NCOs. It was located near Güstrow in Mecklenburg-Vorpommern.