Sheet of postage stamps issued in Nazi Germany acquired by a US soldier
- Object Type
Postage stamps (lcsh)
- Credit Line
- United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Erna Rothschild
One sheet of Third Reich issued postage stamps.
Record last modified: 2018-01-11 14:24:52
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Also in Walter H. Rothschild collection
The collection consists of German postage stamps and two revolvers relating to the experiences of Walter Rothschild as a soldier in the United States Army in Germany during World War II.
Date: approximately 1945
.32 Smith & Wesson revolver acquired by Walter Rothschild, a US soldier. It was formerly the property of Emma (Emmy) Johanna Henny Göring, née Sonnemann, thw widow of Hermann Göring,.
Mauser 1896 revolver taken by Walter Rothschild, a US soldier, from a German prisoner of war.