Conference: Stalag VIIIA and European memory of The Second World War POWs
28th–29th September 2017
European Centre Memory, Education, Culture
The memory of The Second World War still causes strong feelings among the nations affected by it. Many topics have been discussed, many museums, memorial places and educational programmes were established.
Nevertheless, there still remain various areas which require further research and description. Among other topics the knowledge of POWs and POW camps. Therefore the Former POW camp Stalag VIII A is particularily suited to be this place of discussions