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Yvette Farnoux collection

Document | Accession Number: 2011.369.1

Consists of copies of two letters, in English, written by Dr. Rene Bine, Jr, in May and September 1945 after encountering his relative, Yvette Baumann Bernard Farnoux, at a hospital in Paris. In the letter, he describes Yvette's experiences as a captain in the French Army, her activities in the French underground, her arrest, and her experiences in Auschwitz, Ravensbrück, and a forced labor camp near Dresden. Also includes copies of articles from 2009, when Yvette Farnoux was honored with the Grand Croix de Legion d'honneur.

Date
1945-2009  (inclusive)
Language
English
French
Extent
1 folder
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Barbara Emerich
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Record last modified: 2017-09-12 11:52:38
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