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Convention (III) relative to the Treatment of Prisoners of War. Geneva, 12 August 1949.
Amounts in cash taken from prisoners
Cash which was taken from prisoners of war, in accordance with Article 18
, at the time of their capture, and which is in the currency of the Detaining Power, shall be placed to their separate accounts, in accordance with the provisions of Article 64
of the present Section.
The amounts, in the currency of the Detaining Power, due to the conversion of sums in other currencies that are taken from the prisoners of war at the same time, shall also be credited to their separate accounts.
Commentary of 1960