Osaka POW Camp #8
Osaka POW Camp 8-B NODA
SHIGA-ken, NOSU-gun, HYOZU-machi (NODA)
located 8 Km west of Omihachiman Station, Shiga Prefecture
18 May 1945: Established as 23-B NODA
Aug 1945: Renamed Osaka 8-B
Sept 1945: Rescue effected; POWS rename to "Camp How"
Satellite View: (Google Maps)
Relief Map: shows location on shoreline of Lake Biwa and relationship to the locations of other Osaka Camps.
All information courtesy of Wes
No information located yet at NARA
196 Dutch (included one officer)- Not located yet
No deaths recorded
Two photographs- somewhat slow loading (Injerd site)
Interior & exterior barracks views (click for larger images)