Since its establishment in 1935, Northam Army Camp has served as a military base, a prisoner of war detainment facility and a migrant holding camp. These storylines tell the history of the camp through essays, oral histories, video interviews and photographs.
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Find out about the camp's military origins and its roles before, during and after WWII along with people's personal experiences at the camp.More about this experience
Northam Army Camp was the home of Italian Prisoners of War. Find out more about what it was like from the people who were there.More about this experience
After the War, Northam Army Camp served as a Migrant Holding Camp during the 1950s. People who lived at the camp share what life was like.More about this experience