Bert Yost letter
1945 May 10
- Credit Line
- United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Linda Keeney
Contains a letter, sent by an American soldier, private Bert Yost, to Lt. Dorothy Mosely, a nurse serving in U.S. military hospitals in Britain and France during World War II. From the contents of the letter, dated 10 May 1945, Yost was stationed at a military hospital in occupied Germany, and he described to Mosely the former prisoners-of-war and concentration camp inmates who had been admitted as patients to his hospital, the refugees he had seen in the area, and stories he had heard about atrocities commited in the concentration camps.
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