a dinner is on the line.?

please settle an argument my sister and i are having. I say if you were a POW in the war (WWII:Korea: was being discussed) that the captors are told Name/rank and serial #. My sister states only Name and rank are repeated. Who's correct.? ALSO-THANK YOU MEN AND WOMEN OF THE ARMED FORCES FOR PROTECTED OUR COUNTRY. WE LOVE YOU!!!!!!!!!!

7 Answers

  • 1 decade ago
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    name rank and serial number ONLY always

  • Jinx U
    Lv 5
    1 decade ago

    The movies will have us believe that name/rank/serial number are all captors are gonna get out of POWs.

  • 1 decade ago

    Captors are told Name/rank and serial #. Happy to settle your arguement :D

  • 1 decade ago

    Geneva Convention states:

    a POW must give name, rank, service number, and date of birth.

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  • 1 decade ago

    Name rank and serial # were reported. :)

  • 1 decade ago

    i think it is name rank and serial #.

    it is on your dogtag, which obviously is accessible to the enemy anyway.

  • ?
    Lv 7
    1 decade ago

    You are correct. You win a dinner.

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