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Small, yellow mine warning pennant with a skull and crossbones acquired by a US soldier

Object | Accession Number: 2013.453.7

German mine warning flag brought back from the war by Harold Goldberg, an American soldier who served in Europe, circa 1945-1946, during and after World War II. The pennants, made in different sizes, would be attached to a wire stand and staked into the ground to warn of land mines.

Date
approximately 1945-1946  (found)
Classification
Information Forms
Object Type
Hazard signs (lcsh)
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of the family of Harold Goldberg
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Record last modified: 2018-10-24 14:08:07
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