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Natan Caron collection

Collection
Collection Summary
The collection consists of a beret, concentration camp uniform, patch, wallet, and documents relating to the experiences of Natan Chorowicz (later Caron) during the Holocaust, when he was interned in multiple concentration and labor camps, including Dannes-Camiers, Auschwitz, Jawischowitz, Buchenwald, Ohrdruf, Crawinkel, and Espenfeld, and after the Holocaust in Belgium and the United States.
Provenance
The collection was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 2012 by Michael and Debi Caron, the son and daughter-in-law of Natan Caron.
Date
1943-1969
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Concentration camp uniform owned postwar by a Belgian Jewish survivor

Object | Accession Number: 2012.441.2 a-b

Date
after 1945 April
Concentration camp uniform owned postwar by a Belgian Jewish survivor

Black beret owned postwar by a Belgian Jewish man interned in multiple concentration camps

Object | Accession Number: 2012.441.3

Geography
use : Brussels (Belgium)
Date
after 1945 April

Red triangle badge with a letter B owned by a Belgian Jewish concentration camp prisoner

Object | Accession Number: 2012.441.4

Geography
received : Buchenwald (Concentration camp); Weimar (Thuringia, Germany)
use : Ohrdruf (Concentration camp); Ohrdruf (Germany)
use : Crawinkel (Concentration camp); Crawinkel (Germany)
use : Espenfeld (Concentration camp); Espenfeld (Arnstadt, Germany)
Date
1945 January

Brown plastic wallet with a memorial emblem owned by a Belgian Jewish concentration camp survivor

Object | Accession Number: 2012.441.5

Geography
received : Brussels (Belgium)
Date
approximately 1950
 
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