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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
inclusive:  1945
Language
English
Genre/Form
Photographs.
Letter.
Extent
1 folder
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of an Anonymous Donor
 
Record last modified: 2019-12-05 21:23:50
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