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Nazi armband owned by a deaf Jewish refugee to Shanghai

Object | Accession Number: 2006.398.2

Nazi armband that belonged to Hans (Heinz) Praschkauer. Hans, a deaf German Jew, and his parents escaped Breslau, Germany, for Shanghai in 1939 on the Italian ship, Conte Verde. He worked as a tailor in Shanghai until 1949, when he and his parents joined his brother in the United States.

Date
approximately 1935  (use)
1939  (emigration)
Geography
received : Breslau (Germany)
Classification
Identifying Artifacts
Category
Armbands
Object Type
Armbands (lcsh)
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Diane Kyle
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Record last modified: 2018-01-11 14:25:53
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