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Roger Francois collection

Collection
Collection Summary
The collection consists of medals, books, a diary, and a scrapbook relating to the experience of Roger Francois in the Belgian resistance and in Buchenwald and Flossenburg concentration camps during the Holocaust.
Provenance
The collection was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 2005 by Guy Francois, the son of Roger Francois.
Date
1936-1946
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Roger François papers

Document | Accession Number: 2005.25.1

Date
1936-1988

Buchenwald

Publication | Accession Number: 2005.25.2

Geography
publication : Belgium

Duitsche Gruwelen in het Vlaamsche Land

Publication | Accession Number: 2005.25.3

Geography
publication : Antwerp (Belgium)
Date
1945  (publication/distribution)

Croix du Prisonnier Politique de la Guerre 1940-1945 medal with ribbon, 2 stars, awarded to a Belgian resistance fighter

Object | Accession Number: 2005.25.4

Geography
issue : Belgium
Date
1940-1945  (commemoration)
1949 July 23  (issue)
Croix du Prisonnier Politique de la Guerre 1940-1945 medal with ribbon, 2 stars, awarded to a Belgian resistance fighter

City of Ghent Commemorative Medal 1940-1945 medal with ribbon awarded to a Belgian resistance fighter

Object | Accession Number: 2005.25.5

Geography
issue : Ghent (Belgium)
Date
1940-1945  (commemoration)
approximately 1945  (issue)
City of Ghent Commemorative Medal 1940-1945 medal with ribbon awarded to a Belgian resistance fighter

Commemorative Medal of the War 1940-1945 medal and ribbon awarded to a Belgian resistance fighter

Object | Accession Number: 2005.25.6

Geography
issue : Belgium
Date
1940-1945  (commemoration)
after 1946 February 16  (issue)
Commemorative Medal of the War 1940-1945 medal and ribbon awarded to a Belgian resistance fighter

Medal de la Resistance Armee 1940-1945 medal and ribbon awarded to a Belgian resistance fighter

Object | Accession Number: 2005.25.7

Geography
issue : Belgium
Date
1940-1945  (commemoration)
1947 December 31  (issue)
Medal de la Resistance Armee 1940-1945 medal and ribbon awarded to a Belgian resistance fighter

Military Decoration for Loyalty medal, ribbon, and chevron awarded to a Belgian resistance fighter

Object | Accession Number: 2005.25.8

Geography
issue : Belgium
Date
1941-1945  (commemoration)
Military Decoration for Loyalty medal, ribbon, and chevron awarded to a Belgian resistance fighter

King Leopold III Croix de Guerre 1940-1945 medal, ribbon, and gold palm citation awarded to a Belgian resistance fighter

Object | Accession Number: 2005.25.9

Geography
issue : Belgium
Date
1940-1945  (commemoration)
King Leopold III Croix de Guerre 1940-1945 medal, ribbon, and gold palm citation awarded to a Belgian resistance fighter

Order of Leopold II Knight class medal, ribbon and silver palm citation awarded to a Belgian resistance fighter

Object | Accession Number: 2005.25.10

Geography
issue : Belgium
Date
1940-1945  (commemoration)
1950 July 19  (issue)
Order of Leopold II Knight class medal, ribbon and silver palm citation awarded to a Belgian resistance fighter

This must not happen again!: The black book of fascist horror.

Publication | Accession Number: 2005.25.11

Geography
publication : New York (N.Y.)
Date
approximately 1945  (publication/distribution)
 
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