Prisoner of the Swiss : a World War II airman's story

During World War II, 1,517 members of US aircrews were forced to seek asylum in Switzerland. Most neutral countries found reason to release US airmen from internment, but Switzerland took its obligations under the Hague Convention more seriously than most. The airmen were often incarcerated in local...

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Main Author: Culler, Dan
Format: BOOK
Language: ENGLISH
Published: Casemate Publishers 2017
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