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Edith Steinberg letter

Document | Accession Number: 2019.455.1

Contains a two-page letter from Werner Samuel [and others unidentified] to Edith Steinberg (donor’s aunt). The letter, dated October 18, 1945, explains the fate of Edith’s husband, Siegfried, who was liberated in April 1945, transferred to Sweden to recuperate and died and buried in Sweden on June 6, 1945. Edith and Siegfried Steiberg were deported from Hannover, Germany to Riga, Latvia. From Riga, Edith was deported to Stutthof concentration camp in Poland and was liberated in April, 1945.

Date
1945 October 18
Genre/Form
Letter.
Extent
1 folder
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum collection, gift of Ellen Ehrlich
 
Record last modified: 2020-10-08 14:29:33
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