|My brother Lysle, left and me on the right|
Here in Maine the Army opened a POW Camp for German men who had been captured, it was located in Houlton in Aroostook County. There was a labor shortage on the large potato farms and the prisoners were put to work, for which they were paid a stipend to use a the camp commissary.
|POW picking potatoes, the barrels are for shipping.|
|Payments for picking|
|Aircraft taking off from the USS Hornet in the South Pacific,|
I was stationed on the Hornet during the Vietnam War