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230th Field Artillery collection

Collection
Collection Summary
The collection consists of a Nazi flag, a Nazi Party hand stamp, and two childrens' books relating to the experiences of members of the 230th Field Artillery, 71st Division, United States Army, who captured the flag during World War II and signed it in 1992.
Provenance
The collection was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 1992 by Gerald McMahon.
Date
1945-1992
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Nazi flag captured in Germany by US soldiers and signed at a postwar reunion

Object | Accession Number: 1992.204.1

Geography
found: Germany
Date
found:  after 1945 May
use:  1992 October

Book

Publication | Accession Number: 1992.204.2

Geography
publication: Berlin (Germany)
Date
publication/distribution:  1933

National Socialist German Worker's Party rubber stamp

Object | Accession Number: 1992.204.3

Geography
use: Nazi Party Propaganda Division; Altotting (Germany : Landkreis)
found: Nazi Party office; Altotting (Germany : Landkreis)
Date
found:  approximately 1945 May
National Socialist German Worker's Party rubber stamp

Book

Publication | Accession Number: 1992.204.4

Geography
publication: Nuremberg (Germany)
Date
publication/distribution:  1938
 
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