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German POW Camp at Papago Park (access required)

View of the Papago Park German POW Camp from a macine-gun-equipped guard tower. The facility held 1,500 to 5,000 prisoners at any given moment during World War II.Next time you pass by 63rd and Oak streets in Phoenix, glance at the modest building housing Lodge No. 2148 of the Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks. ...

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