View of the Upper Prison Camp at Afion Karahissar

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Turkey; Afion Karahissar; Camp Order; Quarters; World War 1914-1918; Asian History; Diplomatic History; European History; Military History; Political History
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This is general view of the city of Afion Karahissar where the Turks incarcerated a number of Allied POW's. The Armenian church is the large two-story building next to the large white house in the middle of the photograph. The Turks incarcerated Allied prisoners in two separate compounds at Afion Karahissar: a lower camp in the city and the upper camp at the foot of the mountain.