Building things in Karliki
191128-A-LD390-857.JPG Photo By: Master Sgt. Ryan Matson

ZAGAN, Poland - The old German Prisoner of War camp security fences still line the base camp at Karliki, Poland. The POW camp is historically significant for being the place of The Great Escape, during which 76 Allied Soldiers dug three tunnels and escaped the camp on March 24, 1944. (U.S. Army Reserve photo by Sgt. Ashton Clark, 652nd Regional Support Group)


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