Scandinavian Prisoners

Some articles on prisoners:

White Buses - Evacuate or "stay Put"?
1944, SHAEF decided what should be done regarding Allied prisoners ... Norwegian government Major Johan Koren Christie wrote a memorandum on September 23 the Norwegian prisoners should "stay put", and wait until they were ... His arguments were that the prisoners risked being murdered and that they had to be rescued from Germany before the country was occupied ...
White Buses Timeline
... Year Month/Date Event 1940 August The first Norwegian political prisoners are deported to Germany ... in Germany, start work to support the prisoners ... Danish coalition government resigns deportations of Danish prisoners to Germany begin ...

Famous quotes containing the word prisoners:

    Two prisoners whose cells adjoin communicate with each other by knocking on the wall. The wall is the thing which separates them but is also their means of communication. It is the same with us and God. Every separation is a link.
    Simone Weil (1909–1943)