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Max Wachtel and Herbert Wolf family collection

Collection
Collection Summary
The collection consists of artifacts, documents, and photographs relating to the experiences of Max Wachtel and his family and Herbert Wolf and his family in Germany and the United States before and during the Holocaust, as well as items related to Hans Wachtel and his service in the United States Army during World War II.
Provenance
The collection was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 2009 by Andrea K. Wolf and Thomas M. Wolf, the grandchildren of Max Wachtel and the children of Herbert Wolf.
Date
1914-1945
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Wachtel and Wolf families papers

Document | Accession Number: 2009.365.1


World War I Iron Cross medal with striped ribbon awarded to a German Jewish refugee

Object | Accession Number: 2009.365.2 a-b

Geography
issue : Germany
Date
1914-1918
1938 May 14
World War I Iron Cross medal with striped ribbon awarded to a German Jewish refugee

US Army patch that belonged to a German Jewish refugee

Object | Accession Number: 2009.365.3

Geography
issue : United States
Date
approximately 1943
1938 May 14
US Army patch that belonged to a German Jewish refugee

US Army technician shoulder patch that belonged to a German Jewish refugee

Object | Accession Number: 2009.365.4

Geography
issue : United States
Date
approximately 1943
1938 May 14
US Army technician shoulder patch that belonged to a German Jewish refugee
 
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