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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.

1945 May 06
1 folder
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Patricia E. Himan-Halachoulis
Record last modified: 2022-07-28 17:51:14
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