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Werner Kleeman collection

Document | Accession Number: 2010.157

Consists of material collected by Werner Kleeman, originally of Wurzburg, Germany, who immigrated to the United States and was a member of the 4th Infantry Division and participated in the liberation of a subcamp of Dachau. The collection includes a typed copy of the diary of Col. Norborne P. Gatling about his experiences in the American Army, including a tour of Ohrdruf; information about wartime Wurzburg; copies of Mr. Kleeman's postwar correspondence from Wurzburg; correspondence with Ulrich Strauss and Leila Levinson; restitution paperwork for Mr. Kleeman's father, Louis Kleeman; and an original copy of the G-5 diary of the 4th Infantry Division, listing detailed information of division activities between 20 February 1944 and 27 May 1945.

Date
inclusive:  1944-2010
Language
English
German
Genre/Form
Diaries.
Extent
6 folders
1 oversize folder
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Werner Kleeman
 
Record last modified: 2020-04-01 14:40:46
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