Ignac Reiss collection
- Collection Summary
- The collection consists of documents containing information about the testimony provided to West German authorities by Ignaz (or Ignatz) Riess concerning life in the Przemysl ghetto and alleged crimes committed there by Josef Schwammberger and Rudulf Bennewitz. The collection also includes an identification pin attached to a piece of concentration camp uniform. The pin was issued to Ignac Reiss at the Görlitz concentration camp.
- The collection was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 1992 by Daniel Segal, the grandson of Ignac Reiss.
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Gorlitz (Concentration camp);
Gorlitz (Germany : Landkreis)
Görlitz (Concentration camp);
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Object | Accession Number: 19126.96.36.199
Object | Accession Number: 19188.8.131.52
Records relating to the participation of Ignaz Riess in the case of Rudolf Bennewitz and Josef Schwammberger
Document | Accession Number: 1993.A.0044 | RG Number: RG-06.012.01