Delousing of DPs
- Event Date
- 1945 May 29
- Accessed at US Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of National Archives & Records Administration
(LIB 6846) Delousing of DPs, Schwabisch Gmund, Germany, May 29, 1945. MSs, children of DP camp refill spray gun containers with insecticide powder. VS, US Army personnel using insecticide powder in air compressing machines and spray guns to delouse DPs in camp. The bodies of the DPs are sprayed as well as their outer garments and bedclothes.
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