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Maier Firnbacher family collection

Collection
Collection Summary
The collection consists of artifacts, correspondence, and documents relating to the experiences of Maier Firnbacher, his wife, Ida, their son, Manfred, and other family members in Straubing, Germany, before and during the Holocaust and following the family's emigration to the United States in 1939.
Provenance
The collection was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 2010 by Fred Firnbacher, the son of Maier Firnbacher.
Date
1916 November-1946 October 04
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Firnbacher family papers

Document | Accession Number: 2010.458.1


WWI Military Merit Cross 3rd Class with Swords and fitted box awarded to a German Jewish veteran

Object | Accession Number: 2010.458.2 a-c

Geography
issue : Germany
manufacture : Munich (Germany)
Date
1916 November
WWI Military Merit Cross 3rd Class with Swords and fitted box awarded to a German Jewish veteran

WWI Iron Cross medal awarded to a German Jewish veteran

Object | Accession Number: 2010.458.3

Geography
creation : Berlin (Germany)
Date
1934
1914-1918
WWI Iron Cross medal awarded to a German Jewish veteran
 
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