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Robert Hess collection

Collection
Collection Summary
The collection consists of a signet ring, documents, and copy prints relating to the experiences of Robert Hess, a United States soldier present at the liberation of Dachau concentration camp.
Provenance
The collection was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 2007 by Robert Hess.
Date
1945 April-1945 May
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Robert Hess papers

Document | Accession Number: 2007.126.1


SS insignia ring taken from a concentration camp guard by inmates to give to a US soldier

Object | Accession Number: 2007.126.2

Geography
received : Dachau (Concentration camp); Dachau (Germany)
Date
1945 April-1945 May  (received)
SS insignia ring taken from a concentration camp guard by inmates to give to a US soldier
 
Record last modified: 2018-08-22 16:03:37
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