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Robert I. Kaplan collection

Collection
Collection Summary
The collection consists of an armband, currency, flags, insignia, ration stamps, silhouette, correspondence, clippings, documents, fliers and ration cards relating to the experiences of Robert I. Kaplan, a captain and medic in the United States Army, Company D, 110th Medical Battalion, who served overseas during World War II.
Provenance
The collection was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 2016 by Deborah Kaplan, daughter of Robert Kaplan.
Date
1944-1945
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Robert I. Kaplan papers

Document | Accession Number: 2016.457.1

Date
inclusive:  1944-1945
Robert I. Kaplan papers

French flag brought back by an American soldier

Object | Accession Number: 2016.457.2

Date
found:  1944 August
French flag brought back by an American soldier

Belgian flag brought back by an American soldier

Object | Accession Number: 2016.457.3

Date
found:  1944 August
Belgian flag brought back by an American soldier



Collar tab acquired by an American soldier

Object | Accession Number: 2016.457.6

Date
found:  1944-1945
Collar tab acquired by an American soldier

Patch with an eagle insignia belonging to an American soldier

Object | Accession Number: 2016.457.7

Date
found:  1944
Patch with an eagle insignia belonging to an American soldier

German Army armband found by an American soldier

Object | Accession Number: 2016.457.8

Date
found:  1944
German Army armband found by an American soldier

7 German food ration stamps acquired by an American soldier

Object | Accession Number: 2016.457.9 a-b

Date
found:  after 1944 August-1945
 
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