Download e-book for iPad: Death at Papago Park POW Camp: A Tragic Murder and America's by Jane Eppinga

By Jane Eppinga

ISBN-10: 1467135763

ISBN-13: 9781467135764

ISBN-10: 1540216594

ISBN-13: 9781540216595

global conflict II got here to Arizona through major avenues: prisoner-of-war camps and armed forces education bases. infamous for its prisoners� tried get away in the course of the Faustball Tunnel, Papago POW Camp additionally had a gloomy attractiveness of violence between its prisoners. An unlucky casualty used to be Werner Drechsler, who provided German secrets and techniques to U.S. army experts after his trap in 1943. Nazis held there categorized him a traitor and hanged him from a rest room rafter. Controversy erupted over even if the killing used to be an act of struggle or homicide, in addition to the inability of safeguard Drechsler obtained for assisting in espionage. finally, seven POWs have been hanged for the crime. writer Jane Eppinga examines the tangled information and implications of America�s final mass execution.

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