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Metal pin badge with the letter G worn by a Polish Jewish woman living under a false identity

Object | Accession Number: 2014.426.2

Identification badge worn by Regina Zak Goldwag or her daughter Halina while working as forced laborers in Germany under a false identity as a Polish non-Jew named, Jadwiga or Halina Orlowska. The badges was issued when they worked for the German manufacturer Gaspary in Leipzig.

Date
approximately 1945  (use)
Geography
use : Leipzig (Germany)
Classification
Identifying Artifacts
Category
Badges
Object Type
Badges (lcsh)
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Annlee Herbstman, Bert Rosenberg, and Mark Rosenberg
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Record last modified: 2018-01-11 14:22:37
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