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Bernard Kupferman collection

Collection
Collection Summary
The collection consists of artifacts: a POW tag, a pince-nez, and a ribbon bar, correspondence, documents, and publications relating to the experiences of Bernard Kupferman during and after World War II as a soldier in the United States Army including when he was held as a prisoner of war of Germany.
Provenance
The collection was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 2007 by Bernard and Sylvia Kupferman.
Date
1944-1945
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Bernard and Sylvia Kupferman papers

Document | Accession Number: 2007.475.1

Date
1945-1984

Prisoner of war identification tag issued to a Jewish American soldier in Stalag IIIC

Object | Accession Number: 2007.475.2

Geography
issue : Stalag IIIC; Kustrin (Germany)
Date
1944-1945
Prisoner of war identification tag issued to a Jewish American soldier in Stalag IIIC

Military ribbon bar awarded to a Jewish American soldier

Object | Accession Number: 2007.475.3

Geography
issue : United States
Date
1941-1945
Military ribbon bar awarded to a Jewish American soldier

Pince-nez with black cord given to a Jewish American soldier by survivors of the Lodz ghetto

Object | Accession Number: 2007.475.5

Geography
received : Litzmannstadt-Getto (Łódź, Poland); Lodz (Poland)
Date
1945
Pince-nez with black cord given to a Jewish American soldier  by survivors of the Lodz ghetto
 
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