Camp Laundry at Wieselburg

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Austria-Hungary; Austria; Wieselburg; Hygiene; Laundry; Wash; Work; Camp Work; Russian POWs; Austrian Guards; World War 1914-1918; Diplomatic History; European History; Military History; Political History
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Prisoners wash and disinfect clothing under the supervision of an Austrian non-commissioned officer in the laundry at Wieselburg. This was a new facility and featured hot water treatment of POW clothing. The elimination of vermin reduced the outbreak of epidemics and improved the general health of prison camps.