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Joseph A. Thacker collection

Collection
Collection Summary
The collection consists of a Nazi banner and a photograph relating to the experiences of Joseph A. Thacker during World War II, when he served as a solider in the 80th Infantry Division of the United States Army in Germany.
Provenance
The collection was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 2012 by Joan Lanier, a friend of Joseph Thacker.
Date
1945 May
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Joseph Thacker photograph

Document | Accession Number: 2012.315.1


Large gold striped Nazi swastika banner retrieved by a US soldier from a Nazi Party building in Berchtesgaden

Object | Accession Number: 2012.315.2

Geography
found : Berchtesgaden (Germany)
Date
approximately 1945 May
 
Record last modified: 2015-08-13 09:06:47
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