Tin spoon made by a concentration camp inmate
approximately 1943 November-1945 May
Auschwitz (Concentration camp);
use: Mauthausen (Concentration Camp); Mauthausen (Austria)
use: Gusen (Concentration camp); Gusen (Austria)
- Object Type
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- United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Beverly Kagan Wachtel, in memory of John Wachtel
Small tin spoon made by Jan Wachtel while he was a prisoner in Auschwitz concentration camp.
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Also in John Wachtel collection
The collection consists of a marriage certificate and a spoon relating to the experiences of Jan (later John) Wachtel during the Holocaust when he was imprisoned in Auschwitz concentration camp.
Marriage certificate issued to Leon Wachtel and Rausa Birzeniuk, August 1947.