Thursday, August 19, 2010

August 19

August 19, 1944: Fighting erupts when police attempt to stop local residents gathering outside of the Cobb's Hill Prisoner of War Camp to listen to the German prisoners' singing.

 
Sources and Further Reading:
  1. VINTAGE VIEWS OF ROCHESTER: Cobb's Hill Park
  2. "Cobbs Hill Park WWII POW Camp" Waymarking.com

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