Prisoner-of-war Deaths and People Handed Over in Finland Between 1939 and 1955

The database contains information on prisoner-of-war and civilian deaths on both Finnish prisoner-of-war-camps and camps for civilian internees in Eastern Karelia. It contains some 23 000 names and it is owned and maintained by the National Archives of Finland.

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