- General Henning Linden, assistant commanding general, 42nd Rainbow Infantry Division, confers with various officials during the liberation and surrender of the Dachau concentration camp.
Pictured from left to right are: an aide to SS Lt. Wickert, who surrendered the camp; Lt. Wickert (partially hidden by his aide); Paul M.G. Levy, a Belgian journalist attached to SHAEF, who is serving as an interpreter; Dr. Victor Maurer (back to the camera), the delegate of the International Red Cross, who arranged the terms of the surrender; General Henning Linden; Linden's bodyguards. Maurer is holding a makeshift flag of surrender constructed from a broomstick; [oversize print]
1945 April 29
- Dachau, [Bavaria] Germany
- Photo Credit
- United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of Sol Feingold