7 Decades On: World War 2, Internment Camps and Jamaica

The UWI Museum in collaboration with the Jamaica Military Museum focused on the two World Wars of the 20th century for International Museum Day 2017.

There were three internment camps run by the military in Jamaica, during World War 2, holding military prisoners and civilian internees detained in Jamaica and other parts of the then British West Indies, as well as in British West African colonies.

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