Fort Hunt: A Long Kept Secret about WWII POWs.

More than 3,400 prisoners of war spent time incarcerated at Fort Hunt in southeastern Fairfax County during World War II. Details about the military base's secret, and not entirely legal, mission are just know beginning to be known. Read the article here.

By  |  August 21, 2006; 10:24 AM ET  | Category:  History , Neighborhoods
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