POW Camp #8-B
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"
Area Map - shows location on shoreline of Lake Biwa and relationship to the locations of other Osaka Camps.
196 Dutch (included one officer)
No deaths recorded.
OSA-08 Roster (WO 361-1963) - All Dutch
Interior & exterior barracks views (click for larger images)