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Manfred and Anita Lamm Gans family collection

Collection
Collection Summary
The collection consists of a military jacket, scrip, correspondence, documents, and photographs relating to the experiences of Manfred Gans in Germany, Great Britain, the British Army, and the United States before, during, and after the Holocaust, his family in Germany, the Netherlands, Great Britain, Palestine, and Theresienstadt ghetto labor camp before, during, and after the Holocaust, and Anita Lamm and her family in Germany and the United States during and after the Holocaust.
Provenance
The collection was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 2012 and 2013 by Daniel Gans and Aviva Gans-Rosenberg, the children of Manfred and Anita Lamm Gans.
Date
after 1905-before 1983
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British Army paratrooper's jacket worn in combat by a German Jewish refugee

Object | Accession Number: 2012.478.2

Geography
manufacture : Great Britain
Date
1944  (manufacture)
1944-1945  (use)

Gans family papers

Document | Accession Number: 2012.478.3

Date
1900-2004  (inclusive)
1938-1950  (bulk)
Gans family papers

Theresienstadt ghetto-labor camp scrip, 20 kronen note, acquired by a German Jewish refugee in the British army

Object | Accession Number: 2012.478.4

Geography
issue : Theresienstadt (Concentration camp); Terezin (Ustecky kraj, Czech Republic)
Date
after 1943 January 01-before 1945 May 09  (use)
approximately 1943 January 01  (publication)
Theresienstadt ghetto-labor camp scrip, 20 kronen note, acquired by a German Jewish refugee in the British army

Belgium, 10 francs or 2 belga note, acquired by a German Jewish refugee in the British army

Object | Accession Number: 2012.478.5

Geography
issue : London (England)
Date
after 1943 February 01-before 1946 August 01  (publication)
after 1943 February 01-before 1947 November 03  (use)
Belgium, 10 francs or 2 belga note, acquired by a German Jewish refugee in the British army

Certificate of Citizenship document case belonging to a German Jewish refugee couple

Object | Accession Number: 2012.478.6

Geography
received : United States
Date
after 1945 May 09-before 1955 April 14  (received)
Certificate of Citizenship document case belonging to a German Jewish refugee couple

Luftwaffe paratrooper badge with a yellow eagle acquired by a German Jewish refugee in the British army

Object | Accession Number: 2012.478.7

Geography
issue : Germany
Date
after 1944 July-before 1944 October 25  (found)
Luftwaffe paratrooper badge with a yellow eagle acquired by a German Jewish refugee in the British army
 
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