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Henry Oertelt and Inge Fromm Oertelt families collection

Collection
Collection Summary
The collection consists of a Star of David badge, Hitler Youth armband, photographs, copy prints, identity card, written testimony and presentations relating to the experiences of Henry Oertelt during the Holocaust when he was imprisoned in Theresienstadt, Auschwitz-Birkenau, and Flossenburg, his postwar marriage to Inge Fromm in Germany, as well as materials used and received by Henry Oertelt and his daughter Stephanie Ortelt-Samuels during presentations about his experiences.
Provenance
The collection was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 2016 by Corey L. Samuels, granddaughter of Henry and Inge Oertelt and daughter of Stephanie Oertelt-Samuels, on behalf of the family of Henry and Inge Oertelt.
Date
1924-2008
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Oertelt and Fromm families papers

Document | Accession Number: 2016.412.1

Date
inclusive:  1924-2008
Oertelt and Fromm families papers

Star of David badge with Jude printed in the center

Object | Accession Number: 2016.412.2

Star of David badge with Jude printed in the center

Red and white Hitler Youth armband with swastika

Object | Accession Number: 2016.412.3

 
Record last modified: 2017-01-23 13:56:57
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