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Dachau liberation collection

Document | Accession Number: 2015.308.1

Consists of six photographs of corpses taken after the liberation of the Dachau concentration camp. The photographs, one of which depicts a victim with a detached prosthetic leg, are described on the verso. Also includes a letter dated 29 June 1945 from an American soldier to his family enclosing the Dachau photographs. The American soldier, unnamed, is depicted in the seventh photograph.

Date
1945  (inclusive)
Language
English
Extent
7 photograph.
1 letter.
Extent
1 folder
Credit Line
USHMM, Anonymous gift
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Record last modified: 2017-06-06 09:13:52
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