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Reichsfuehrer SS Heinrich Himmler is saluted upon his arrival in Dachau for an official visit.

Photograph | Photograph Number: 55743

Reichsfuehrer SS Heinrich Himmler is saluted upon his arrival in Dachau for an official visit.

The man saluting has been tentatively identified as SS Hauptsturmfuehrer Alex Piorkowski or Camp Commandant Max Koegel.

Among those pictured is Rudolf Hoess (second from the left) [has also been identified as Joachim Peiper], [Karl Wolff] (fourth from left), and Oswald Pohl (second from the right).

Date
1941 January 20
Locale
Dachau, [Bavaria] Germany
Photo Credit
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of Marvin Edwards
 
Record last modified: 2021-03-26 00:00:00
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