Malcolm Vendig papers relating to post-liberation Dachau
15 linear in..
Contains daily reports, war diaries, and memoranda (some copies and some originals) produced by Capt. Malcolm A. Vendig while serving in World War II and later as military governor of the Landkreis Dachau. Among topics discussed in the collection are the activities of the 83rd U.S. Infantry Division before liberation, operations of the concentration camp after liberation, the administration of public safety, the distribution of food in the area, and the rebirth of industry in the area. Also includes typescripts of discussions held between Vendig and Dr. Heinrich Kneuer, the Landrat of Dachau.
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