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Myron Halpern collection

Collection
Collection Summary
The collection consists of a captured German flag, correspondence, documents, and photographs and negatives relating to the experiences of Myron Halpern, a soldier in the United States Army in Europe during World War II. The flag was signed by his fellow soldiers of the 75th Infantry Division who captured the flag in 1944 during the Battle of the Bulge.
Provenance
The collection was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 2016 by Jason P. Halpern and Barbara H. Katz, children of Myron Halpern.
Date
approximately 1944-approximately 1945
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Myron Halpern collection

Document | Accession Number: 2016.403.1


German flag signed by 75th Infantry Division members

Object | Accession Number: 2016.403.2

Geography
found: Battle of the Bulge;
Date
found:  approximately 1944 December-1944
German flag signed by 75th Infantry Division members
 
Record last modified: 2017-01-23 10:32:33
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