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Rabbi Judah Nadich collection

Collection
Collection Summary
The collection consists of diaries, planners, publications, correspondence, statistical charts, seven unused Star of David badges, a Waffen SS addressed envelope, and a US Army's Chaplain tallit relating to the experiences of Rabbi Judah Nadich as a chaplain in the United States Army in Paris, France, following the liberation of the city by US forces in August 1944, as the first advisor on Jewish Affairs to General Eisenhower, Supreme Headquarters, Allied Expeditionary Forces, and his post-war work with WWII and Holocaust commemoration.
Provenance
The collection was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 1988, 1990, and 1994 by Rabbi Judah Nadich and in 2011 by the Estates of Judah Nadich and Martha Hadassah Nadich.
Date
1944 August-1945
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Unused Star of David badge with Juif acquired by a Jewish chaplain, US Army

Object | Accession Number: 1988.39.1

Geography
received : Paris (France)
Date
approximately 1944 August-1944 September
Unused Star of David badge with Juif acquired by a Jewish chaplain, US Army

Unused Star of David badge with Juif acquired by a Jewish chaplain, US Army

Object | Accession Number: 1988.39.2

Geography
received : Paris (France)
Date
approximately 1944 August-1944 September
Unused Star of David badge with Juif acquired by a Jewish chaplain, US Army

Unused Star of David badge with Juif acquired by a Jewish chaplain, US Army

Object | Accession Number: 1988.39.3

Geography
received : Paris (France)
Date
approximately 1944 August-1944 September
Unused Star of David badge with Juif acquired by a Jewish chaplain, US Army

Unused Star of David badge with Juif acquired by a Jewish chaplain, US Army

Object | Accession Number: 1990.54.1

Geography
received : Paris (France)
Date
1944 August-1944 September
Unused Star of David badge with Juif acquired by a Jewish chaplain, US Army

Unused Star of David badge with Juif acquired by a Jewish chaplain, US Army

Object | Accession Number: 1990.54.2

Geography
received : Paris (France)
Date
approximately 1944 August-1944 September
Unused Star of David badge with Juif acquired by a Jewish chaplain, US Army

Unused Star of David badge with Juif acquired by a Jewish chaplain, US Army

Object | Accession Number: 1990.54.3

Geography
received : Paris (France)
Date
1944 August-1944 September
Unused Star of David badge with Juif acquired by a Jewish chaplain, US Army

Unused Star of David badge with Juif acquired by a Jewish chaplain, US Army

Object | Accession Number: 1990.54.4

Geography
received : Paris (France)
Date
1944 August-1944 September
Unused Star of David badge with Juif acquired by a Jewish chaplain, US Army

Envelope with a Waffen SS return address found by a Jewish chaplain postwar at Buchenwald

Object | Accession Number: 1990.301.1

Geography
found : Buchenwald (Concentration camp); Weimar (Thuringia, Germany)
Date
1945


Rabbi Judah Nadich papers

Document | Accession Number: 1994.A.0250.3

Date
1939-1997
Rabbi Judah Nadich papers

 
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