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The corpse of a prisoner who died in the concentration camp at Woebbelin lies next to an open grave.

Photograph | Photograph Number: 37301

The corpse of a prisoner who died in the concentration camp at Woebbelin lies next to an open grave.

The star of David indicates that this was a Jewish prisoner. The townspeople were forced by U.S. troops to bury the corpses on the palace grounds of the Archduke of Mecklenburg.

Date
1945 May 07
Locale
Ludwigslust, [Mecklenburg] Germany
Photo Credit
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of National Archives and Records Administration, College Park
 
Record last modified: 2018-02-08 00:00:00
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