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Walter Fried collection

Collection
Collection Summary
The collection consists of brass knuckles and a Nazi state criminal police warrant disc relating to the experiences of Walter Fried, a Jewish Austrian refugee, while serving in the United States Third Army, War Crimes Investigating Team #6824, Judge Advocate Section during World War II.
Provenance
The collection was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 1989 by Walter Fried.
Date
1945-1946
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German State criminal police warrant disc acquired by a Jewish American soldier

Object | Accession Number: 1989.4.1

Geography
found : Regensburg (Germany)
Date
after 1945 April 26-before 1946 January 23
German State criminal police warrant disc acquired by a Jewish American soldier

Brass knuckles acquired by a Jewish American soldier

Object | Accession Number: 1989.4.2

Geography
found : Regensburg (Germany)
Date
after 1945 April 26-before 1946 January 23
Brass knuckles acquired by a Jewish American soldier
 
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