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Walter Kamlet papers

Document | Accession Number: 2014.332.1

Consists of original pre-war, wartime, and post-war documents, restitution paperwork, and photographs related to the life and Holocaust experiences of Walter Kamlet, originally of Berlin, Germany. The collection includes information regarding Kamlet's life as a teenager at the Château de la Hille children's home run by the Oeuvre de Secours aux Enfants (OSE), as well as a large number of photographs of the other children in the home, and documents regarding his escape into Switzerland in April 1944. Also includes documents about Kamlet's parents, Benno and Mila Kamlet, who survived the Holocaust in hiding in Belgium.

Date
1928-2007  (inclusive)
1940-1956  (bulk)
Language
German
English
French
Extent
.5 linear ft..
Extent
1 box
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Christa Salathe
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Record last modified: 2018-03-13 10:16:14
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