The Bandō POW camp (板東俘虜収容所, Bandō Furyoshūyōsho) was a prisoner-of-war camp during World War I in what is now Naruto, Tokushima Prefecture, Shikoku Island, Japan. From April 1917 to January 1920, just under a thousand of the 3,900 German soldiers captured at Tsingtao, China in November 1914 were imprisoned at the camp. When the camp closed in 1920, sixty-three of the prisoners chose to remain in Japan.Make Bando Prisoner of War Camp a centerpiece of your Naruto vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our Naruto holiday planner.
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Bando POW camp is relic from WWI when Japanese interred German POWs here. There is a water storage area, and a bridge built by prisoners. It is now a park. About a half kilometer away is a German... more »
I felt so historically valuable places I think are not important. It is too bad. I think quite different impression, mowing alone, and administrators a tight budget, but at the very least use volunteers. Germany Pavilion, way stations and along tourist attractions to be expecting.
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