'Prisoners of War in Iowa'

REGIONAL—Linda Betsinger McCann will talk about her newest book “Prisoners of War in Iowa” at:

  • 7 p.m. Monday, Oct. 14, at the Ocheyedan Public Library;
  • 7 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 15, at the Archer Public Library;
  • 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 16, at the Orange City Public Library;
  • 2 p.m. Thursday, Oct 17, at the Paullina Public Library;
  • 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct 17, at the Primghar Community Building.

There were about 25,000 German, Italian, and Japanese prisoners of war in Iowa 1943-46.

She has spoken with people who knew the POWs or worked with them, and shares their memories.