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Simcha Dimant collection

Document | Accession Number: 1993.34

Contains photographs and documents related to the Holocaust experiences of Simcha Dimant (donor's father), including a provisional identification card issued by Allied Expeditionary Forces in Buchenwald, dated April 1945; a Haftlings-Personal-Karte (Prisoners-Personal-Card); a letter written by Simcha Dimant to Hela and Karl Wargon (Simcha's first wife's sister and her husband), May 1942, Czestochowa, Poland, giving detailed information about the individual fates of members of the family; travel permission documents given by Allied Expeditionary Force offices, valid from July 23-29, 1945; a D.P. Index Card, G00404254, two-sided pre-printed card, verso, "Keep this card at all times to assist your safe return home," issued by the Allied Expeditionary Force; a photographic image of Simcha Dimant as a young man wearing a dress shirt; a photograph of an unidentified Jewish couple; and a postwar wedding invitation for a Jewish couple.

Date
1945 April 30  (creation)
Language
German
Yiddish
Genre/Form
Photograph.
Letters.
Extent
1 folder
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Dr. Jacob Dimant
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Record last modified: 2019-02-15 09:47:41
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