This video was produced for inclusion in the World War II on the Texas Home Front tour in the Texas Historical Commission’s Texas Time Travel Tours mobile app.  Find out more and download the app at the following link:

Dr. Michael Waters, professor of anthropology at Texas A&M University, has conducted research at Camp Hearne over the past 15 years and has helped to archive documents and preserve artifacts related to the camp. His book Lone Star Stalag details life at the camp and its unique place in Texas history.