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Bert Yost letter

Document | Accession Number: 2017.293.1

The Bert Yost letter was sent by Bert Yost, an American soldier, to Lt. Dorothy Mosely, a nurse serving in United States military hospitals in Britain and France during World War II. The letter , dated May 10, 1945, describes the military hospital where Yost was stationed in occupied Germany. He also described 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 committed in the concentration camps include a probably reference to Ilse Koch.

Date
creation:  1945 May 10
Language
English
Extent
1 folder
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Linda Keeney
 
Record last modified: 2020-04-21 10:16:35
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