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David John Leslie Pihlstrand collection

Document | Accession Number: 2012.381.1

Consists of 32 photographs from the collection of David John Leslie Pihlstrand, a member of the 65th Infantry Division of the United States Army during World War II, and participated in the liberation of the Mauthausen concentration camp. Includes images of Mauthausen liberation, including the quarry, of Russian soldiers, of German prisoners of war, and of damaged buildings in Austria. Also includes a postcard related to Pihlstrand's selective service, and a small group of mass produced photographs of the liberation of Buchenwald and Ohrdruf. Some of the original photographs have been captioned. Collection also includes Pihlstrand's selective service registration card, Minneapolis, 1940.

inclusive:  1940-1945
1 folder
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Loren Lund
Record last modified: 2023-07-05 13:40:08
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