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Michal Klepfisz collection

Collection
Collection Summary
The collection consists of a Polish Virtuti Militari medal with its presentation box and envelope, and correspondence relating to the experiences of Michal Klepfisz in Warsaw, Poland, during World War II.
Provenance
The collection was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 1994 by Rose Klepfisz, the wife of Michal Klepfisz.
Date
1944 February-1946 June 29
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Michal Klepfisz collection

Document | Accession Number: 1994.109

Date
creation:  1944

Polish Order of Virtuti Militari 5th Class Silver medal awarded posthumously to a Warsaw Ghetto Uprising hero

Object | Accession Number: 1994.109.1 a-b

Geography
manufacture: London (England)
issue: London (England)
received: Stockholm (Sweden)
Date
issue:  1944 February 18
received:  1946
Polish Order of Virtuti Militari 5th Class Silver medal awarded posthumously to a Warsaw Ghetto Uprising hero
 
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