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An announcement ordering Jews in the Krakow region to wear an armband with the Star of David. "Any Jew above the age of 12 has to wear an armband. A Jew is:

Photograph | Photograph Number: 09530

An announcement ordering Jews in the Krakow region to wear an armband with the Star of David. "Any Jew above the age of 12 has to wear an armband. A Jew is:
1. anyone who is or was of the Mosaic faith.
2. anyone whose mother or father is or was of the Mosaic faith.
Everyone is required to wear an identifying mark in the form of an armband with a blue Zionist star. The enforcing agency will be the Jewish Council."
Signed: Wachter, Governor

Date
1939 November 18
Variant Locale
Krakau
Cracow
Photo Credit
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of Instytut Pamieci Narodowej
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Record last modified: 2009-01-26 00:00:00
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