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Samuel B. Hagner letter to his parents

Document | Accession Number: 1998.A.0078

The collection consists of a letter dated 11 May 1945 written from Samuel B. Hagner, a medical corpsman with the 7th United States Army in Europe, to his parents George and Evelyn Hagner. In the letter, Samuel describes the severe conditions of starvation and sanitation that he witnessed in German concentration camps near Munich, Germany, including Dachau, after liberation. The letter is signed with Samuel’s nickname, "Dick."

Date
creation:  1945 May 11
Language
English
Genre/Form
Letter.
Extent
1 folder
 
Record last modified: 2020-05-01 12:03:03
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