Pocketknife acquired by a prisoner in Buna concentration camp
Monowitz (Concentration camp);
Tools and Equipment
- Object Type
- Credit Line
- United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Herbert Kalter. In memory of my parents, Oscar Kalter and Claire Kalter, and my brother Manfred Kalter.
Herbert Kalter was able to keep the knife during his internment in Buchenwald, Langenstein, and Zweibergen.
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Also in Herbert Kalter collection
The collection conists of a pocketknife and a bar of soap acquired by Herbert Kalter at Buna concentration camp in 1944.
Soap acquired by Herbert Kaller, a prisoner in Buna, a sub-camp of Auschwitz, in Poland in 1944.