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Jeremiah (Jerry) Tax papers

Document | Accession Number: 2015.425.1

Correspondence from Jeremiah (Jerry) Tax to his wife, Deborah, and to his parents, Clara and Ben, while Tax was stationed with the 71st Infantry Division, U.S. Army, in the European Theatre, World War II. Includes correspondence describing Tax's impressions of occupied Germany and Austria and of liberated concentration camps, as well as newspaper clippings, a greeting card, and a booklet titled "The 71st Came to Gunskirchen Lager," commissioned by Maj. General Willard G. Woman, for which Tax authored piece titled "And Afterwards . . .." Also includes a map of the 71st Infantry Division's movements in Europe, 1944-1945, copies of photographs of Tax, and a cartoon drawing of a soldier, modeled on Tax.

inclusive:  1944-1946
1 box
1 oversize folder
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Judith Tax
Record last modified: 2022-07-28 18:12:16
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