Moorhead's WW2 POW Camp

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Hiram M. and Ada M. Drache Lecture Series
Moorhead's WW2 POW Camp

Date
Thu., Mar 15, 2018, 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location
506 Eighth St. S.
Moorhead, MN 56560

Map

Contact
218-291-4211
comstockhouse@mnhs.org
Cost
$5/MNHS and HCSCC members free

Join North Dakota State University graduate student and collections manager at the Fargo Air Museum, Angela Beaton, for a discussion about the use of German prisoners of war by local farmers during WWII. Beaton will show photographs during her presentation about two local farmers who housed 150 POWs in a Moorhead onion warehouse during 1944 and 1945.

After the presentation, guests can explore the house and enjoy light refreshments provided by Rustica Eatery and Tavern. This program is part of the Hiram M. and Ada M. Drache Lecture Series.


2018-03-15 18:30:00 2018-03-15 18:30:00 America/Chicago Moorhead's WW2 POW Camp Comstock House

Additional Dates

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