September 13rd 1955 - Adenauer announces the return of the last 10,000 POWs


On September 13th 1955 Chancellor Adenauer proclaims at the end of his visit to Moscow, that the last German prisoners of war will be released soon. In autumn of 1955 the time has come. East German war veterans are brought to East Germany. The first West Germans arrive at the reception camp Friedland in Lower Saxony, at the beginning of October. The return of the ten thousand is seen as a great accomplishment Adenauers. But recent finds in East German archives show that the Soviets were planning to release the last prisoners of war during the course of 1955 anyway.

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