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John Phillips collection

Collection
Collection Summary
The collection consists of five pieces of Allied Military currency, three military identification tags, a shadow box with a collage of military insignia, documents, and photographs relating to the experiences of John Phillips while a soldier in the United States Army from June 1945 to January 1947, and as part of the Army of Occupation from April 1946-January 1947.
Provenance
The collection was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 2013 by Cristy L. Phillips, the granddaughter of John Phillips.
Date
1945 June-approximately 1947 January
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John Phillips papers

Document | Accession Number: 2013.483.1

Date
1945-1947
1945-1998

Three military metal identification tags worn by an American soldier

Object | Accession Number: 2013.483.2 a-c

Date
approximately 1945 November-1947

Shadowbox with a collage of shoulder sleeve patches and badges worn by a US soldier

Object | Accession Number: 2013.483.3

Date
approximately 1945 November-1947

Allied Military Authority currency, 5 schilling, for use in Austria inscribed by an American soldier

Object | Accession Number: 2013.483.4

Geography
issue : Austria
Date
1944
Allied Military Authority currency, 5 schilling, for use in Austria inscribed by an American soldier

Allied Military Authority currency, 1 mark, for use in Germany owned by an American soldier

Object | Accession Number: 2013.483.5

Geography
issue : Germany
Date
1944
Allied Military Authority currency, 1 mark, for use in Germany owned by an American soldier

Allied Military Authority currency, 1 mark, for use in Germany owned by an American soldier

Object | Accession Number: 2013.483.6

Geography
issue : Germany
Date
1944
Allied Military Authority currency, 1 mark, for use in Germany owned by an American soldier

Allied Military Authority currency, 5 mark, for use in Germany owned by an American soldier

Object | Accession Number: 2013.483.7

Geography
issue : Germany
Date
1944
Allied Military Authority currency, 5 mark, for use in Germany owned by an American soldier

 
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