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Boy's brown striped suit recovered postwar by his parents

Object | Accession Number: 2015.509.2 a-b

Boy's suit recovered by Herman and Ethel Berger in Poland after the war. It had been worn by their son Meyer, who did not survive. After the occupation of Poland by Nazi Germany in September 1939, they had placed Meyer in hiding and then gone into hiding separately. After the war ended, they returned to get their son, only to find out that he had been denounced.

Clothing and Dress
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Felicia Berger Sturzer
Record last modified: 2020-06-30 09:44:17
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