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Nameplate for fishing boat Stjernen used to rescue Jewish refugees

Object | Accession Number: 2016.174.1

Nameplate: for fishing vessal STJERNEN [The Star] that was pressed into service to move Jewish refugees from Denmark to Sweden over a route established between the Danish isle of Moen and southern Sweden. Some years after the war, the boat was laid up and dismantled for scrap. Because of its historic role in 1943, the nameplate was saved.

Language
Danish
Classification
Identifying Artifacts
Category
Labels
Object Type
Nameplates (aat)
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Alice Netter
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Record last modified: 2018-01-31 07:21:27
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