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Buchenwald crematorium ash can lid

Object | Accession Number: 1993.157.2

Lid from tin can used to house ashes of cremated victims. Samuel Kaufman obtained the lids while serving with the US 76th Infantry Division. He was present at Buchenwald after the liberation of the camp.

Date
1945 May  (found)
Geography
found : Buchenwald (Concentration camp); Weimar (Thuringia, Germany)
Language
German
Classification
Tools and Equipment
Category
Fasteners
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Samuel Kaufman
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Record last modified: 2018-01-11 14:25:14
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