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Slaughterhouse-Five Chapter 3, Section 29 Summary Page 1
- The war is coming to an end.
- These trains are carrying POWs in late December 1944, and the war will end in May 1945.
- There is nothing left to eat and no fuel to keep the POWs warm, yet the Germans keep taking prisoners.