List of prisoner-of-war camps in Allied-occupied Germany

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Camps of the U.S. army[edit]

The Rheinwiesenlager are listed from north to south. Most of them were located near villages on the western side of the river Rhine.

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Location Federal state Period Notes
Büderich North Rhine-Westphalia April - June 1945
Rheinberg North Rhine-Westphalia April/June - September 1945
Wickrathberg North Rhine-Westphalia April/June - September 1945
Remagen Rhineland-Palatinate April - June 1945
Sinzig Rhineland-Palatinate April/June - September 1945 women's section
Siershahn Rhineland-Palatinate April/June - September 1945
Andernach Rhineland-Palatinate April/June - September 1945
Diez Rhineland-Palatinate April/June - September 1945
Urmitz Rhineland-Palatinate April/June - September 1945
Koblenz Rhineland-Palatinate April/June - September 1945
Heidesheim Rhineland-Palatinate April/June - September 1945
Winzenheim/Bretzenheim Rhineland-Palatinate April/June - September 1945 camp for Waffen SS, later French transit camp - 1948
Hechtsheim Rhineland-Palatinate April/June - September 1945
Biebelsheim Rhineland-Palatinate April/June - September 1945
Bad Kreuznach Rhineland-Palatinate April/June - September 1945
Dietersheim Bavaria April/June - September 1945
Ludwigshafen Rhineland-Palatinate April/June - September 1945
Böhl-Iggelheim Rhineland-Palatinate April - June 1945 April/June - September 1945
Heilbronn Baden-Württemberg April/June - September 1945