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Delousing of DPs

Film | Accession Number: 1994.119.1 | RG Number: RG-60.0926 | Film ID: 903

(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.


Duration
00:05:41
Date
Event:  1945 May 29
Locale
Germany
United States
Language
Silent
Genre/Form
Unedited.
Credit
Accessed at United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of National Archives & Records Administration
 
Record last modified: 2020-08-04 09:19:52
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