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German military red painted canteen in pouch with strap acquired by US soldier

Object | Accession Number: 1985.1.1

German military field canteen, painted red, in a fitted wool pouch with a leather carrying strap brought back from the war by Bernard B. Cohen, a soldier with the United States Third Army as it fought its way across Europe ca. fall 1944 through the end of the war in May 1945.

Date
1945  (found)
1943  (manufacture)
Geography
found : Germany
Classification
Household Utensils
Category
Drinking vessels
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Estelle Cohen
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Record last modified: 2018-01-11 14:26:38
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