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Colin McCrae letter

Document | Accession Number: 1994.A.0379

Consists of one typed letter dated May 10, 1945, 2 pages, written by Colin [McCrae] and sent to his parents, Raymund and Gladys Shea. In the letter Mr. McCrae, who was serving with the United States Army in Europe, describes what he witnessed near Münster, Germany, when he found out the war was over; the reaction of displaced persons who had been recently liberated from forced labor; and what he witnessed when he toured the Dachau concentration camp at the beginning of May.

Date
1945 May
Language
English
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1 folder
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