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Gusen liberation photographs

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    Consists of 12 photographs taken after the liberation of the Gusen concentration camp. The photographs depict the burial of corpses in mass graves, the burning of barracks, a soldier standing in front of the sign for the Gusen cemetery, and the painted corpse of former commandant Franz Ziereis impaled on a barbed wire fence.
    inclusive:  1945
    Credit Line
    United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Thomas, Melissa, James, and Hugh Cox

    Physical Details

    1 folder

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    Conditions on Use
    Material(s) in this collection may be protected by copyright and/or related rights. You do not require further permission from the Museum to use this material. The user is solely responsible for making a determination as to if and how the material may be used.

    Keywords & Subjects

    Personal Name
    Ziereis, Franz.

    Administrative Notes

    Thomas Cox donated this collection to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 2014. His father was stationed in Germany after World War II, and likely collected these photographs at that time.
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