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Berthold Meier collection

Collection
Collection Summary
The collection consists of a key attached to dog tags, a prayer book, certificates, documents, Deutsches Reich Reisepass, German Kennkarte, and US Army papers relating to the experiences of Berthold Meier in Germany before World War II and in the United States Army during and after the war. Some of these materials may be combined into a single collection in the future.
Provenance
The collection was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 2018 by Steven Weingarten, the nephew of Berthold Meier.
Date
approximately 1937-approximately 1946
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Berthold Meier papers

Document | Accession Number: 2018.204.1


Set of US Army issue dog tags and a key on a chain belonging to a German Jewish refugee and soldier

Object | Accession Number: 2018.204.2

Geography
use: Fort Knox (Ky)
use: Dorset (England)
Date
use:  1943 April 06-1946 March 17
Set of US Army issue dog tags and a key on a chain belonging to a German Jewish refugee and soldier

Prayer Book Abridged for Jews in the Armed Forces of the United States

Object | Accession Number: 2018.204.3

Geography
publication: Philadelphia (Pa.)
use: Dorset (England)
Date
publication:  1943
use:  after 1943 April 06-approximately 1946 March 17
 
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