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Kusserow collection

Collection
Collection Summary
The collection consists of two purple triangle badges that were used to identify Jehovah's Witness prisoners in Sachsenhausen and Ravensbruck concentration camps and one photograph of the Kusserow family.
Provenance
The collection was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 1989 by Annemarie and Waltraud Küsserow.
Date
1939-1945
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Concentration camp badge worn to identify a prisoner as a Jehovah's Witness

Object | Accession Number: 1989.240.1

Geography
issue : Sachsenhausen (Concentration camp); Oranienburg (Germany)
Date
1940-1945

White inverted triangle patch and prison number worn to identify a female inmate as a Jehovah's Witness

Object | Accession Number: 1989.240.2

Geography
use : Ravensbruck (Concentration camp); Ravensbruck (Germany)
Date
1940-1945
White inverted triangle patch and prison number worn to identify a female inmate as a Jehovah's Witness

Photograph of the Kusserow family

Document | Accession Number: 1989.240.3

Date
1939
 
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