oflag

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oflag

(ˈɒfˌlɑːɡ)
n
(Military) a German prisoner-of-war camp for officers in World War II
[German, short for Offizierslager officers' camp]
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While captured non-commissioned officers and enlisted men were sent to stalags and to work, by international convention officers were not required to work and were sent to oflags.
Tous les soldats, meme juifs, qui etaient dans les Stalags et les Oflags, c'est-a-dire des camps de prisonniers de soldats et d'officiers, sont revenus.
The number oflags (n) chosen in equation (2) should be sufficient to ensure that the error term [] , is white noise.
It is evident that the 'British' POWs received relatively favorable treatment, both within their Oflags and Stalags and at their workplaces.