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Two German civilians lay out the corpses exhumed from a mass grave in the vincinity of Hirzenhain.

Photograph | Photograph Number: 77098

Two German civilians lay out the corpses exhumed from a mass grave in the vincinity of Hirzenhain.

The original caption reads, "Jewish women died from burtality and malnutrition lying in the field awaiting to be buried by the civilians at the Hergenhein concentration camp, Germany.

According to the Signal Corps caption, the photo was taken on May 6, 1945.

Photographer
Louis Dougall
Date
1945 May 07
Photo Credit
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of Nathan Weil
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Record last modified: 2011-12-15 00:00:00
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