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Henry M. Heinrichs photographs

Document | Accession Number: 2014.384.1

Consists of copyprints from the collection of Private First Class Henry M. Heinrichs documenting his experiences as an American soldier, mainly as an ambulance driver, during World War II, particularly his experiences witnessing the Dachau concentration camp. Includes portraits, Heinrichs posing with his ambulance, piles of corpses at Dachau, the corpse of a guard dog, and liberated prisoners riding in a military jeep with a banner thanking the Allies.

Date
1945
Language
English
Extent
20 copyprints.
Extent
1 folder
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Carla Heinrichs
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Record last modified: 2017-06-05 15:31:32
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