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Star of David badge printed with Juif to identify a Jew in France

Object | Accession Number: 1991.70.3

Yellow Star of David badge with the French word for Jew (Juif) printed on it. All Jews age six and older in German-occupied France were required to wear an identifying badge on their clothing. Jews were forced to pay for the badges out of their textile ration.

Date
approximately 1941-1944  (issue)
Geography
issue : Paris (France)
Language
French
Classification
Identifying Artifacts
Category
Badges
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Claudine Cerf
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Record last modified: 2018-10-24 14:09:11
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