Wikipedia: First Geneva Convention
Overview of the 1864 convention, which covered the treatment of battlefield casualties. It was adopted in 1864 as part of the founding of the Red Cross.
Wikipedia: Fourth Geneva Convention
General provisions and excerpts for the 1949 convention, which relates to the protection of civilians during times of war "in the hands" of an enemy and under any occupation by a foreign power.
Wikipedia: Geneva Conventions
Hyperlinked guide to the history of the Geneva Conventions which set the standards for international law for humanitarian concerns.
Wikipedia: Second Geneva Convention
Overview of the 1906 convention, which extended the principles from the First Geneva Convention of 1864 on the treatment of battlefield casualties, to apply also to war at sea.
Wikipedia: Third Geneva Convention
Includes general provisions and excerpts for the 1929 convention regarding the treatment of prisoners of war (POWs).