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Prisoners of war and military prisons

Asa B. Isham

Prisoners of war and military prisons

personal narratives of experience in the prisons at Richmond, Danville, Macon, Andersonville, Savannah, Millen, Charleston, and Columbia ... with a list of officers who were prisoners of war from January 1, 1864.

by Asa B. Isham

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Published by Lyman & Cushing in Cincinnati .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Prisoners and prisons.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementBy Asa B. Isham ... Henry M. Davidson ... and Henry B. Furness ...
      ContributionsDavidson, Henry M., Furness, H. B.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE611 .I81
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 571 p.
      Number of Pages571
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6912499M
      LC Control Number02001965
      OCLC/WorldCa1267860

      Prisoners of War during Vietnam Every war has prisoners, yet Vietnam stands out as unique in the American psyche Nearly fifty years later, the prisoner of war issue remains a principal part of the American collective memory of the Vietnam War. This may seem strange, given that there are prisoners in every war. PRISONERS OF WAR TABLE OF CONTENTS Page PREFACE ii CHAPTER 1. LAWS THAT APPLY TO PRISONERS OF WAR 1 International Law 1 US Laws and Guidelines 3 CHAPTER 2. RIGHTS OF PRISONERS OF WAR 5 Protection 6 Proper Transport 6 Separation 6 Camp Inspection 7 Favorable Work Conditions 7 Personal Effects 7 Mail ~ 7 Military Pay 7 Quarters .

      There were about military prisons on both the Confederate and Union sides during the American Civil War. The type of structures used to house prisoners of war included forts and fortifications, jails, penitentiaries, altered warehouses and factories, and enclosed barracks and tents. Only the South used open stockades. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Prisoners of War and Military Prisons: Personal Narratives of Experience in the Prisons at Richmond, Danville, Macon, Andersonville, Savannah, Millen, Charleston, and Columbia with a List of Officers Who Were Prisoners of War from January 1 by Asa Brainerd Isham (, Hardcover) at the best .

      Shoshana Nyree Johnson (born Janu ) is a Panamanian-born former United States soldier, and the first black female prisoner of war in the military history of the United s/wars: Operation Iraqi Freedom. Libby Prison. Libby Prison was a Confederate prison at Richmond, Virginia, during the American Civil War. It gained an infamous reputation for the overcrowded and harsh conditions under which officer prisoners from the Union Army were kept. Prisoners suffered from disease, malnutrition and a high mortality rate.


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In most were immediately paroled. Confederate prisons, however, did receive the greatest notoriety and even with the book’s Union bias, there is no denying that the images of the soldiers show how horrendous conditions were.

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