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Ilya Yoffe collection

Collection
Collection Summary
The collection consists of medals, documents, a pamphlet, and photographs relating to the experiences of Ilya Yoffe and his family in the Soviet Union before, during and after World War II and of Ilya’s service in the Soviet Army during and after the war.
Provenance
The collection was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 2003 by Ilya Yoffe.
Date
1935-1985
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Order of Alexander Nevsky given to a World War II veteran for service in the Soviet Army

Object | Accession Number: 2003.449.2

Geography
received: Soviet Union
Date
received:  1942 July 29
Order of Alexander Nevsky given to a World War II veteran for service in the Soviet Army

40th Anniversary Defense of Leningrad medal awarded to a World War II veteran

Object | Accession Number: 2003.449.3

Geography
received: Soviet Union
depiction: Saint petersburg (Russia)
Date
received:  1985
40th Anniversary Defense of Leningrad medal awarded to a World War II veteran

Veteran medal given for service in the Soviet Army to a World War II veteran

Object | Accession Number: 2003.449.4

Geography
received: Soviet Union
Date
received:  after 1945
Veteran medal given for service in the Soviet Army to a World War II veteran

Badge awarded to a Soviet veteran for the 25th anniversary of victory over Germany

Object | Accession Number: 2003.449.5

Geography
manufacture: Soviet Union
issue: Soviet Union
Date
issue:  1970 May 08
Badge awarded to a Soviet veteran for the 25th anniversary of victory over Germany
 
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