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Leopold Guttman collection

Collection
Collection Summary
The collection consists of three military medals, metal tags, and a medal attached to a Magen David necklace, documents, a photograph album, and photographs relating to the experiences of Leopold Guttman, before, during, and after World War II, during which he served in the Belgian Army and was imprisoned in a German stalag. as a member of the Belgian army.
Provenance
The collection was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 2014 by Norman Guttman, the son of Leopold Guttman.
Date
1938-2014
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Leopold Guttman collection

Document | Accession Number: 2014.427.1

Date
1938-2014  (inclusive)

Commemorative Medal of War by a Belgian soldier and former POW

Object | Accession Number: 2014.427.2 a-b

Geography
issue : Belgium
Date
1940-1945  (commemoration)
Commemorative Medal of War by a Belgian soldier and former POW

War Cross medal owned by a Belgian soldier and former POW

Object | Accession Number: 2014.427.3

War Cross medal owned by a Belgian soldier and former POW


Prisoner ID tag issued to a Belgian soldier and former POW

Object | Accession Number: 2014.427.5

Geography
issue : Stalag 1 A;
Prisoner ID tag issued to a Belgian soldier and former POW

Chain link bracelet with prisoner ID tag issued to a Belgian POW

Object | Accession Number: 2014.427.6

Geography
use : Stalag X C; Nienburg (Lower Saxony, Germany)
Chain link bracelet with prisoner ID tag issued to a Belgian POW

Religious POW medal attached to Magen David necklace

Object | Accession Number: 2014.427.7

Religious POW medal attached to Magen David necklace
 
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