Camp Perry (Ohio) USA POW Camp


Camp Perry POW camp was located just west of Port Clinton, Ohio.  The camp housed 2500 German POWs and 2000 Italian POWs.  The camp opened September 30, 1943 and closed February 1946.  Chits were unknown from the camp until just recently when a small group was found.  The denominations are 1, 5, 10, and 25 cents.

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