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WWII POW Camps in America

WWII POW Camps in America
Bill Rutledge discusses WWII POW camps in the United States and also some anecdotal stories of escaping from the camps.

Dallas, Texas, boy Jody Lander was drafted into the Army in 1943. Jody volunteered to become a paratrooper because he thought it would be exciting. It was. Lander discusses his jump behind enemy lines into Normandy, France on D-Day, June 6, 1944. Lander describes his parachute jump into Holland for Operation Market Garden and what happened after landing. Lander also fought at the Battle of the Bulge.