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Eldon Nicholas collection

Document | Accession Number: 2009.203.1

Contains letters, maps, postcards, photographs, newspaper clippings, and military paperwork related to the wartime experiences of Eldon Nicholas, an ambulance driver with the in the 548th Medical Ambulance Company of the U.S. Army, which helped to liberate the Vittel internment camp in France in September 1944. Includes letters in which Private Nicholas references a monkey puppet he had used to entertain children in the liberated camp.

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2 folders
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of the family of Eldon G. Nicholas
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Record last modified: 2018-06-21 10:23:19
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