NavyRegs Article 0829.
Prisoners of War

Prisoners of War0829.  Prisoners of War

On taking or receiving prisoners of war, the commanding officer shall ensure that such prisoners are treated with humanity; that their personal property is preserved and protected; that they are allowed the use of such of their effects as may be necessary for their health; that they are supplied with proper rations; that they are properly guarded and deprived of all means of escape and revolt; and that the applicable provisions of the 1949 Geneva Conventions relative to the treatment of prisoners of war are followed.

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