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Walter Fried collection

Collection
Collection Summary
The collection consists of a tefillin set, documents, and photographs relating to the experiences of Walter Fried during World War II when Fried, a Jewish Austrian refugee, served in the United States Army.
Provenance
The collection was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 1988 by Walter Fried.
Date
1942-1945
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Walter Fried papers

Document | Accession Number: 1988.118 | RG Number: RG-04.004.01

Date
1942-1945

Blue velvet tefillin pouch found in a shallow grave by a Jewish American soldier

Object | Accession Number: 1988.118.1 a

Geography
found : Regensburg (Germany)
Date
after 1945 April 22-before 1945 May
Blue velvet tefillin pouch found in a shallow grave by a Jewish American soldier

Tefillin set found on the body of a concentration camp inmate by a Jewish American soldier

Object | Accession Number: 1988.118.1 g-l

Geography
found : Regensburg (Germany)
Date
after 1945 April 22-before 1945 May
Tefillin set found on the body of a concentration camp inmate by a Jewish American soldier
 
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