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Clayton Shedivetz letter

Document | Accession Number: 2009.291

Consists of one letter, four double-sided pages, written by Clayton Lee Shedivetz, a member of the United States Army, on 14 June 1945. In the letter, Mr. Shedivetz describes taking a tour, with a former inmate guiding him, of the Buchenwald concentration camp; the history of the camp, and what he witnessed there. He urges his wife to keep the letter because he felt the visit was very important.

Date
inclusive:  1945 June 14
Language
English
Genre/Form
Letter.
Extent
1 folder
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Carol Stevens
 
Record last modified: 2020-06-10 15:21:21
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