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Camp director Saul Sorrin gives General Dwight Eisenhower a tour of the Neu Freimann displaced persons camp.

Photograph | Photograph Number: 13257

Camp director Saul Sorrin gives General Dwight Eisenhower a tour of the Neu Freimann displaced persons camp.

Eisenhower's visits to Neu Freimann and other displaced persons' camps in the fall of 1945 was prompted by a strongly worded cable he received from President Truman directing him to institute reforms to improve living conditions of displaced Jews in the American zone of occupation.

Photographer
Jack Sutin
Date
1945
Photo Credit
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of Saul Sorrin
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Record last modified: 2015-05-26 00:00:00
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