Sundays in Suwanee Series: Georgia POW Camps in WWII By Jason Wetzel

MarchMar 01 2020 03:00pm - 04:00pm

During World War II, many Georgians witnessed the enemy in their backyards. More than 12,000 German and Italian prisoners captured in far-off battlefields were sent to POW camps in Georgia, including a work detail of 40 German soldiers at Augusta National Golf Course.

Join author and historian Jason Wetzel as he explores the daily lives of POWs in Georgia and the lasting impact they had on the Peach State.

Free and open to the public. Books available for sale and signing.  Cash and checks only.

Authors or speakers will visit Suwanee the first Sunday of every month for our new Sundays in Suwanee Series.

Category:  Adults, Author Events, Seniors

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Gwinnett County Public Library, 361 Main St, Suwanee, GA 30024, USA

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