Later in the day we were taken to the station, to take the train for the prison-camp at Giessen.
The sanitary conditions in this prison-camp were excellent as a general proposition.
In the prison-camp the word "friend" has an active and positive quality in it which it sometimes lacks in normal times.
News of the trouble in Ireland sifted through to us in the prison-camp.
Among the major's letters was one which had been forwarded from his brother Titus, then in a prison-camp in the North.
It was September 25th that we left the prison-camp and came to Rossbach—eighteen miles south on the railway.
Some men had escaped from the German prison-camp seven miles away and he was one of the sentries who were watching the road.
What I say outright is all known to the Germans, or obvious to the veriest fool of a prison-camp commandant.
We got the same food as they had in the prison-camp, and we had a mattress to sleep on, and two blankets.