LIST OF WORK CAMPS HOLDING BRITISH AND AMERICAN POWs


Kommando
  number
Location Purpose/factory name
1 Loebau Musterand Lieber Leichbauplatten
187 Pilnitz Agriculture
196 Radeburg Michelin Backstein-werke: brick factory
220 Kessesdorfstrasse, Dresden- n/k. Held USA POWs
Gorbitz
234 Pirna, Neudorf n/k. Held Jewish POWs
502 Grube Brigitta Burghammer Brown (lignite)coal mine
508 Grube Erika Laubusch Brown (lignite) coal mine
531 Ostfeld Brown (lignite) coal mine
531 Ostfeld Forestry, perhaps part of the large mining contingent
540 Grube Heye III Weidnitz Brown (lignite) coal mine
648 Niedercunnersdorf Stone quarry
654 Coshig Labouring

740

744
Kittlitz, Loebau
Grimmbach

Konigswartha
Horticulture
Reference to unloading electrical equipment [to a factory or stores?]
n/k
756
816
Kittlitz, Loebau
Prossen
Horticulture
Stalag postal unit
850 Radebeul Tin factory/metal packing factory
Said to hold some Jewish POWs
855 Schlachthof, Dresden Timber yard
953 Huste & Loebau Light building work for a textile factory
959 Riesa Paper factory
987 Riesa-Kronprinz Gardening
1006 Freital Labouring
1007 Loebau Zuckerfabrik: Sugar factory. Also mentioned as a cement works.
1083 Sebnitz Haulage
1091 Neukirch Suitcase factory
1099 Rottwerndorf n/k
1124 In the Sportsplatz at General duties at the 
Niedersedlitz, Dresden Hoentschwerke furniture factory
1135 Bad Schandau Railway work
1153 Zittau/Neustadt Platz S.A. unloading wagons
1155 Riesa Rail yard, probably unloading
1161 Cossebaude Concrete and cement factory
1162 n/k Surface work', so probably a mine
1166 Radeburg F L Strack, Backstein-Werke, brick factory
1169 Gorbitz Reichspost. Said to be manned by 
South Africans.
1170 Naundorf General labour at a coal mine
1174 n/k Guenther-Werke cement works
1180 n/k Railway workshop
1182 Radebeul, Dresden Keyl's Schufabrik, shoe and boot factory
1183 Zschachwitz n/k
1184 Kirshau Gebr. Friese, Spinnerei & Weberei
Textile factory. POWs also at Pelz & Paul and C. Otto Augert.

1185 Radebeul, Dresden Shoe factory [This may be a duplicate of
K1182, another kommando in the same place or a numerical error by a POW.]

1186 Dohna, nr Pirna Rutgerserke chemical plant. Unloading
railway wagons
1193
1208
Sebnitz
Hainsberg
Labouring
Railway maintenance/plate laying
1209 Niedersedlitz, Dresden Houtsch Werle AG furniture factory
1214 Pirna Farbenglaswerke, glass factory
1225 Grube Lohsa Lohsa Surface working at a mine
1226 Geisslitz Forestry
1227 Pirna, Copitz Labouring at a glass factory
1231 Zittau/Kleinschoenau Labouring/road-making
1240 Dreistern, nr Bauzen Military vehicle maintenance. PP said to
close it as contrary to Geneva Convention
1261 Onsewitz Brick manufacture
1274 Bauzen Wagonfabrik, Bauzen. Mainly timber
work
1275 Ziegelei Brick manufacture
1282 Kummersberg 6, Zittau Making concrete slabs
1292 Pirna, Copitz Steelworks
1308 Noethnitzerstrasse, Dresden Building POW barracks
Held US POWs
1311 Freital A PP report described this as a
Kriegs wirtchartlich wichtig' factory
It held US POWs in the Schillersschule
1320 Frietal Machine working in Buelher factory.
Held US POWs in the Schillerschule
1325 Radebeul, Dresden Dr Madaus medicine/chemical factory
1326
Schafenbergerstrasse, Ubigau, Dresden
Labouring in Dresden

1329 Dresden Labouring/laying water pipes
1333 Dresden Bus garage/tramways/waterworks
1348 Lilienstein Labouring
Kommando Vorst Lobauerstrasse 60, Bauzen Probably the garage listed at 1240 above
Garage
Kommando Neukirch

Revised: February 2016
Eckoldstrasse 13,
Neukirch



This is probably the luggage factory
listed at 1091 above.



4 comments:

  1. My uncle worked at the radeburg brick works

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  2. Thanks for this. Do you have any more information/papers/photographs on his time there or elsewhere in camps? Peter Gregory

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    1. I have a picture he drawn while working in the brick works and his German paperwork which I have taken a picture of. I want to visit radeburg when I visit Dresden on saturday this week. Would like the pictures of his paperwork as it is in German

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