Camp Gruber (Oklahoma) USA POW Chit

Camp Gruber

Camp Gruber was located near Braggs in Muskogee County and was opened in June 1943 and closed April 1946.  Camp Gruber was one of  eight main camps, the others being Alva, Fort Reno, Fort Sill, McAlester, Pryor, MaDill, and Tonkawa.  The camp held 2500 German POWs.  Chits were issued but only a 1 and 2 cent are shown.

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