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Simcha Dimant collection

Collection
Collection Summary
The collection consists of a Nazi insignia, two prisoner badges, a German mine warning pennant, and two documents relating to the experiences of Symcho Dymant during the Holocaust in Buchenwald concentration camp, and after the Holocaust in Fulda displaced persons camp in Germany.
Provenance
The collection was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 2014 by Dr. Jacob Dimant, the son of Simcha Dimant.
Date
1944 December-1945 July
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Simcha Dimant papers

Document | Accession Number: 2014.461.1

Date
1945

Red and white patch stenciled Buchenwald worn by a Polish Jewish inmate

Object | Accession Number: 2014.461.2

Geography
use : Buchenwald (Concentration camp); Weimar (Thuringia, Germany)
Date
approximately 1944 December 24-1945 April 11
Red and white patch stenciled Buchenwald worn by a Polish Jewish inmate

White patch with prisoner number and name worn by a Polish Jewish inmate

Object | Accession Number: 2014.461.3

Geography
use : Buchenwald (Concentration camp); Weimar (Thuringia, Germany)
Date
approximately 1944 December 24-1945 April 11
White patch with prisoner number and name worn by a Polish Jewish inmate

Yellow mine warning skull and crossbones pennant found by a concentration camp inmate after liberation

Object | Accession Number: 2014.461.4

Geography
found : Germany
Date
after 1945 April 11-before 1945 September
Yellow mine warning skull and crossbones pennant found by a concentration camp inmate after liberation

Reichsadler insignia found by a Polish Jewish concentration camp inmate after liberation

Object | Accession Number: 2014.461.5

Geography
found : Germany
Date
after 1945 April 11-before 1945 September
Reichsadler insignia found by a Polish Jewish concentration camp inmate after liberation
 
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