New York State Archives, NYSA_A3045-78_5926
German and Turkish prisoners of war in Jerusalem, 1918.
How did the British capture Turkish prisoners of war?
What agreement regulated the treatment of prisoners of war?
What are three ways a prisoner of war could become free?
The Hague Convention of 1907 included guidelines for treatment of prisoners of war, but these rules were broken many times during World War I. Have the regulations about treatment of prisoners of war changed since World War I? What is different about the regulations of today?
ELA: Compare and contrast diary entries of prisoners of war from two different countries.
Math: If 65,000,000 soldiers fought in World War I and 8,000,000 were captured as prisoners of war, what percentage of all soldiers were prisoners of war? Round your answer to the nearest percent.
American Red Cross International Committee. Turkish Prisoners in Egypt. International Committee of the Red Cross, 1917.