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Whip given to a US soldier by the prisoners of a recently liberated concentration camp

Object | Accession Number: 1994.14.1

The whip was given to Tech. Sgt. John F. Hayes by Jewish prisoners when the U.S. Army 560th entered Metz concentration camp in France. The whip was presumably used in Metz concentration camp.

Classification
Weapons
Object Type
Whips (lcsh)
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Thomas Hayes
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Record last modified: 2018-01-11 14:24:38
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