Ft. Robinson (Nebraska) USA Internment Camp

Ft Robinson Int Camp

In addition to a POW camp Ft. Robinson also housed an internment camp.  The camp opened in November 1943 and closed in May 1946.  It is not known if this was a true internment camp or whether it also held German POWs.  The first POWs were German army soldiers from North Africa who were later replaced by German sailors. 1, 5, 10, and 25 cent chits were issued.

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