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Edward J. Diehm collection

Document | Accession Number: 2014.472.1

Consists of photographs, a letter, and identity cards owned by Edward J. Diehm, a Sergeant in the Military Police of the United States Army. Includes photographs from his military training, of his service in Europe, and of the occupation of Germany, as well as one photograph of corpses taken at an unknown concentration camp. Also includes copies of his service records, his discharge card, his card for the marine barracks in Londonderry, Northern Ireland, and a typescript letter to Diehm's wife in which he describes the desire of liberated prisoners to return to their homes, as well as wartime souvenirs he is sending home.

Date
1941-1945  (inclusive)
1942-1945  (inclusive)
Language
English
Extent
1 folder
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Susan Diehm-Fletcher
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Record last modified: 2018-06-07 09:38:24
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