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German military canteen with leather strap acquired by US soldier

Object | Accession Number: 1985.1.2

German military aluminum field canteen with 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)
1943-1944  (manufacture)
Geography
found : Germany
manufacture : Olpe (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: 2018-10-24 14:07:02
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