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Fuchs and Buchbinder families collection

Document | Accession Number: 2011.199.1

Documents and photographs illustrating the experiences of Sarah Fuchs and Moishe Buchbinder surrounding the Holocaust. Prewar images of the Buchbinder family in Navaselicza, Czechoslovakia [present day Ukraine], post-war documents including Sarah and Moishe’s Ketubah (Jewish marriage certificate), pre-war images of the Fuchs family in Irholcz, Czechoslovakia [present day Ukraine]. Moishe fled to the Soviet occupied territories where he was arrested and deported to a Siberian prison and later was recruited as a soldier for a Soviet-Czech unit through the end of the War. Sarah was deported in 1944 to Auschwitz-Birkenau death camp, transferred to the subcamps of the Buchenwald concentration camp, and eventually liberated by the Russians in Czechoslovakia.

Language
Czech
Hebrew
English
Genre/Form
Photographs.
Extent
16 photographs.
8 documents.
Extent
1 folder
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Miriam Wechsler
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Record last modified: 2018-08-23 14:55:42
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