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John Truty papers

Document | Accession Number: 2011.410.1

Consists of material related to the wartime experiences of John Truty, a member of the 20th Corps (also known as the XX Corps or the Ghost Corps) of Patton's Third Army during World War II. Includes approximately 136 photographs of his training, the push through France, of the headshaving of French women accused of collaboration, and of the liberation of Buchenwald. Includes some correspondence, a map of the 20th's movements, and documentation related to the activities of the Corps.

Date
inclusive:  1942-1945
Language
English
Genre/Form
Photographs.
Extent
2 folders
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of John J. Truty
 
Record last modified: 2020-10-07 13:29:28
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