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Gina Bilander collection

Document | Accession Number: 2007.193.1

Album of copy prints of donor's father and his twin brother as well as other family members in prewar Łódź, Poland. Donor's father immigrated to the United States in 1936. He was one of nine children in the family. Original photos of Herman Goering taken in 1945 when donor's father was a Private 1st class member of the 253rd Engineering Corp under General Patton during WWII. Their platoon guarded Herman Goering after his capture in 1945. Photograph of donor's father wearing his army uniform taken in Germany in 1945, signed by donor's father for his wife.

Date
approximately 1930-1945  (inclusive)
Genre/Form
Photographs.
Extent
5 photographs.
1 photo album of copyprints.
Extent
1 folder
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Gina Bilander
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Record last modified: 2018-07-16 17:24:15
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