Southwest Iowa News

ATLANTIC — The program, “Working with the Enemy – POWs in Iowa,” will be held Sunday, Sept. 15 in Atlantic at the American Legion Memorial Building.

Chad Timm, Professor at Simpson College will give background and tell many stories about the experiences of Southwest Iowa farmers and businesses who had workers from Germany, Italy and Japan.

The program is open to all and is free, held at the American Legion Memorial Building, 201 Poplar Street in Atlantic beginning at 2 p.m. It is sponsored by ARISE and Humanities Iowa.