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Paul W. Himan Jr. narrative

Document | Accession Number: 2013.334.1

Narrative typescript text, one page, written by Paul Himan, a soldier stationed in Germany with the U.S. Army, describing his responses to his visit to the Buchenwald concentration camp following its liberation. The text, dated 6 May 1945, and sent to his mother in the United States, describes the living conditions of prisoners at the camp, how a liberated prisoner gave him a tour of the camp and described his own experiences there, the crematoria at the camp, and Himan's feelings about Germans following his tour of this camp.

Date
1945 May 06
Language
English
Extent
1 folder
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Patricia E. Himan-Halachoulis
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Record last modified: 2018-02-06 14:31:33
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