PoW camps

Prisoner of war (PoW) camps in Italy, which held prisoners captured by the Italians, and from which many of the escapes occurred.

POW CAMPS IN ITALY

Designation

Name (alternative names, locations)

Camp intended mainly for

PG 5

FORTE DI GAVI (Alessandria, near Genoa)

Officers

PG 10

ACQUAPENDENTE (Serravale, Viterbo)

Officers

PG 12

VINCIGLIATA/CANDELI (Firenze)

Officers

PG 17

REZZANELLO (Piacenza)

Officers

PG 19

BOLOGNA (Caserma Funz. ‘Due Madonne’)

Officers

PG 21

CHIETI

Officers

PG 23

VESTONE (Brescia)

Officers

PG 26

CORTEMAGGIORE (Piacenza)

Officers

PG 27

SAN ROMANO (Pisa)

Officers

PG 29

VEANO (Piacenza)

Officers

PG 32

BOGLIACO (Brescia)

Officers

PG 35

CERTOSA DI PADULA (Salerno)

NS

PG 38

POPPI (Villa Ascensione, nr Arezzo)

Officers

PG 41

MONTALBO

NS

PG 43

GARESSIO

Officers

PG 47

MODENA

Officers

PG 49

FONTANELLATO

Officers

PG 50

CASERNA GENOVA CAVELLERIA (Rome)

Storage centre

PG 51

ALTAMURA (Villa Serena, Bari)

Transit

PG 52

PIAN DI COREGLIA (Chiabari)

Junior Off. & Other Ranks

PG 53

URBISAGLIA (Macerata/Sforzacosta)

Junior Off. & Other Ranks

PG 54

PASSO CORESE (Fara in Sabina, near Rome)

Junior Off. & Other Ranks

PG 55

BUSSETO (Piacenza)

Work

PG 57

GRUPPIGNANO (Near Udine)

Junior Off. & Other Ranks

PG 59

SERVIGLIANO (Ascoli Piceno)

Junior Off. & Other Ranks

PG 60

COLLE COMPITE (Lucca)

Junior Off. & Other Ranks

PG 62

GRUMELLO DEL PIANO (Near Bergamo)

Junior Off. & Other Ranks

PG 63

MARINARO (Near Aversa)

Junior Off. & Other Ranks

PG 65

GRAVINA ALTAMURA (Bari)

NS

PG 66

CAPUA

Contumacy & Transit

PG 68

VETRALLA (Viterbo)

NS

PG 70

MONTURANO (Near Fermo)

Junior Off. & Other Ranks

PG 71

AVERSA (Napoli)

Officers

PG 73

CARPI (near Modena)

Junior Off. & Other Ranks

PG 75

TORRE TRESCA (Bari)

Transit & work camp

PG 77

PISSIGNANO (Foligno)

Tent camp

PG 78

SULMONA

Officers, OR, Transit

PG 78/1

AQUAFREDDA

Work

PG 80

VILLA MARINA (near Rome)

Junior Off. & Other Ranks

PG 82

LATERINA (near Arezzo)

Junior Off. & Other Ranks

PG 83

FIUME

Contumacy & Transit

PG 85

TUTURANO (Brindisi)

Transit

PG 87

CARDONCELLI (Benevento, Stalia)

Junior Off. & Other Ranks

PG 88

PALAZZOLO DELLO STELLA

Other

PG 89

GONARS (Udine)

 

PG 91

AVEZZANO

Junior Off. & Other Ranks

PG 93

CASTEL RATMONDO (Macerata)

Other

PG 95

CAIRO MONTENOTTE

Other

PG 97

RENICCI DI ANGHIARI (Arezzo)

Other

PG 98

SAN GIUSEPPE JATO (Sicily)

Other

PG 102

L’AQUILA

Work & Transit

PG 103

MONIGO (Treviso)

Work

PG 103/6

AMPEZZO (Udine)

Work

PG 103/7

LA MAINA (near Ampezzo)

Work

PG 106

VERCELLI

Work

PG 106/20

ARRO (Salussola)

NS

PG 107

TORVISCOSA (Udine)

Work

PG 107/2

PRATI (Udine)

Work

PG 107/4

SAN DONA DI PIAVE (Udine)

Work

PG 107/5

TORRE DI CONFINE (Udine)

Work

PG 107/7

LA SALUTE DI LIVENZA (Udine)

Work

PG 108

PRATICA DI MARE

Work

PG 110

CARBONIA/S. GAVINO (Sardinia)

Work

PG 112

TORINO

Work

PG 113

AVIO (Trento)

Work

PG 115

CONTIERE ORLANDO E MORGNANO

(Marciano)

Work

PG 118

PRATO ISARCO

Work

PG 120

CHIESANUOVA (Fattoria Biancheto, Cetona, Padula)

Work

PG 120/5

ABANO

Work

PG 120/8

FOGOLANA

Work

PG 122

CINECITTA (Rome)

Work

PG 127

LOCANA CANAVESE (Aosta)

Work

PG 129

MONTELUPONE (Macerata)

NS

PG 132

FOGGIA

Work

PG 133

NOVARA (Montelupone)

Work

PG 136

BOLOGNA

Work

PG 145

MONTORIO AL VOMANO (Teramo)

Work

PG 146

MORTARA

Work

PG 148

POL DI PASTRENGO (Verona, Bussalengo)

Work

 

 

 

201

BERGAMO

Hospital

202

LUCCA

Hospital

203

BOLOGNA/CASTEL S. PIETRO

Hospital

204

ALTAMURA

Hospital

206

NOCERA (Rovello)

Hospital

207

MILANO

Hospital

 

 

 

PG 339

PISA

 

PG 454

BRINDISI

 

 

 

 

No Camp numbers

 

COLFIORITO (Foligno)

Other

 

VISCO

Other

 

MONIGO (Treviso)

Other

 

PIETRAFITTA (Perugia)

Work

 

RUSCIO (Spoleto)

Work

 

LABICO

Other

 

VASCIAGO

Other

 

GATTINARA

Other
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