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Jewish Community of Thessaloniki collection

Collection
Collection Summary
The collection consists of two tombstone fragments from the Jewish cemetery in Thessaloniki, Greece, which was destroyed in December 1942 during the German occupation.
Provenance
The collection was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 2011 by the Jewish Community of Thessaloniki.
Date
1942
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Recovered fragment of a desecrated tombstone honoring a Greek Jewish mother and infant

Object | Accession Number: 2011.109.1

Geography
use: Jewish cemetery; Thessalonike (Greece)
recovery: Thessalonike (Greece)
Date
commemoration:  1942 November 04
use:  1942 December

Recovered fragment of a desecrated tombstone honoring a Greek Jewish soldier

Object | Accession Number: 2011.109.2

Geography
use: Jewish cemetery; Thessalonike (Greece)
recovery: Thessalonike (Greece)
Date
commemoration:  1941 March 11
use:  1942 December
 
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