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Prisoners  (French, American)

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In each  army pictures of prisonners are taken to be used as propaganda.

 German Prisoners

 French Prisoners    

Three pictures of french  prisoners in Thiaucourt area.

 

      Most pictures above are from "Swischen Maas und Mosel"

Thiaucourt
 

 

 

Chambley

Vilcey 

 

 

Saint Maurice sous les Côtes

 

 

 

French Prisoners near  Novéant 

 

 

 

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 Americans Prisoners  :

 During April 1918, Americans Troupes are attacked near  Seicheprey and  Maizey by German forces who wanted to test the new fighters. Many American soldiers are captured.

April 1918 Thiaucourt American Prisoners 

 


Same ones walking on the way of the Railsway Station of Thiaucourt

 

 Russian and Roman Prisoners :

Near  the Battlefields, German Troups used french civils prisoners  but also Russian  and Romanian  Prisoners. So ther was a Russian Prisoners's camp near Vigneulles.

 

Russian Prisoner Camp at Vigneulles 

 

 

Romanian Graves near Bayonville

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N.B. on our other Web Site "Images of the Great War in Lorraine" you can find on the "Thema" "Prisoner" the above pictures (and other one) in great shape .

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If you have other informations and pictures about prisoners in Saint-Mihiel Sailant, please contact jmpicquart@wanadoo.fr

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