Stained white cloth patch with prisoner number 41679 worn in Buchenwald concentration camp
1943 November 17-1945 April
Buchenwald (Concentration camp);
Weimar (Thuringia, Germany)
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- United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Dora and Beatrice Stambul
Offwhite prisoner patch with number 41679 issued to and worn by Jacques Stambul in Buchenwald concentration camp from November 17, 1943, to April 11, 1945 when the praioerns seized control of the camp. US forces entered the camp that afternoon and found more than 20,000 starved inmates.
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Identity card issued to Jacques Stambul (donors' husband and father), December 1953. Jacques Stambul had been arrested in November 1943 in France and deported to Buchenwald where he was interned from 17 November 1943 to April 1945.
Jacques Stambul wore this patch during his internment in Buchenwald from November 17, 1943 to April 1945.