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Edward Henry collection

Collection
Collection Summary
The collection consists of artifacts and photographs relating to the experiences of Edward Henry, a chaplain in the United States Army during World War II in England and France, where his unit participated in the liberation of Paris.
Provenance
The collection was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 2010 by John Grasser and Linda Layton, on behalf of the Estate of Edward Henry.
Date
1944-1964
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Edward Henry photographs

Document | Accession Number: 2010.463.1


Sterling silver communion host pyx engraved with a cross, wheat, and a grape cluster used by a US Army chaplain

Object | Accession Number: 2010.463.2

Geography
use : Paris (France)
Date
1944-1945
Sterling silver communion host pyx engraved with a cross, wheat, and a grape cluster used by a US Army chaplain

Sterling silver communion host pyx with the engraved monogram IHS used by a US Army chaplain

Object | Accession Number: 2010.463.3

Geography
use : Paris (France)
Date
1944-1945
Sterling silver communion host pyx with the engraved monogram IHS used by a US Army chaplain

Brown leather burse and sheet of prayers used by US Army chaplain

Object | Accession Number: 2010.463.4 a-b

Geography
use : Paris (France)
Date
1944-1945
1964
Brown leather burse and sheet of prayers used by US Army chaplain

Brown leather laced burse with embroidered satin pockets, a purificator, and a small cloth used by a US Army chaplain

Object | Accession Number: 2010.463.5 a-c

Geography
use : Paris (France)
Date
1944-1945
Brown leather laced burse with embroidered satin pockets, a purificator, and a small cloth used by a US Army chaplain
 
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