internment camp internment camp

Definition(s):

  • (n) a camp for prisoners of war

Usage(s):

  1. Said Commentator Davis of Author Wodehouse, released from an internment camp and put at Berlin's swank Hotel Adlon so he could broadcast for the Nazis:.
  2. De Luce learned that 600 of 2,000 Jews released from an internment camp had joined the Partisans; that a considerable number of priests had become members.
  3. Said Commentator Davis of Author Wodehouse, released from an internment camp and put at Berlin's swank Hotel Adlon so he could broadcast for the Nazis:.

News

  1. George Takei Fears NSA Spying Will Lead to Something Much Worse

    George Takei is hardly the only American concerned about the NSA's massive surveillance programs. But unlike most people, his fears are rooted in the memory of the government persecution he suffered firsthand in a Japanese internment camp .
    on June 11, 2013     Source: New York Magazine

  2. Behind the wire

    The exhibit, “Giri: Giving Back – Moving Forward,” now at the Sonoma Valley Library, tells in photographs and oral histories the experience of Japanese Americans during their incarceration in American internment camps during World War II. Branch Manager Lisa Musgrove said Sonoma County was exemplary in the treatment of Japanese Americans during this period. Neighbors and friends came to the aid ...
    on June 7, 2013     Source: Sonoma Valley Sun

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