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Duffel bag used by a US Army soldier during the war in Europe

Object | Accession Number: 1990.297.1

Duffel bag shipped by Morton N. Cohen in October 1945 to the United States at the end of his tour of duty in Europe. Cohen served in the 95th Infantry Division in Europe and saw combat at Metz, Maginot and Siegfried lines, Ruhr. He was a liberator of the Soviet POW camp Warstein in the Ruhr, and participated in the arrest of Hitler's Vice-Chancellor, Franz von Papen.

Date
1945 October  (use)
Classification
Containers
Category
Luggage
Object Type
Duffel bags (lcsh)
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Morton Cohen
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Record last modified: 2018-10-24 14:08:25
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