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Herbert C. Durkee collection

Collection
Collection Summary
The collection consists of a handkerchief, documents, photographs, and signatures relating to the experiences of Herbert C. Durkee after World War II when he served as a guard at the International Military Tribunal in Nuremberg, Germany.
Provenance
The collection was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 1988 by Elizabeth L. Durkee, the wife of Herbert C. Durkee.
Date
1945 August-1953
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Herbert C. Durkee papers

Document | Accession Number: 1988.175

Date
1945-1953

Plaid handkerchief monogrammed HG given by Hermann Goering to an American guard at Nuremberg

Object | Accession Number: 1988.175.3

Geography
received: International Military Tribunal; Nuremberg (Germany)
Date
received:  1945 August-1946 January
 
Record last modified: 2020-06-12 09:14:23
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