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Labels taken from canisters of Zyklon B from the Dachau Gas Installation.

Photograph | Photograph Number: 03563

Labels taken from canisters of Zyklon B from the Dachau Gas Installation.

The first and third panels contain the German Pest Control Company emblem and the brand name Zyklon. The center panel reads "Poison Gas!" "Cyanide Preparation! [skull and crossbones] to be opened and used only by trained personnel." The labels were used as evidence at the International Military Tribunal trial of war criminals at Nuremberg.

Date
1946 April 07
Locale
Dachau, [Bavaria] Germany
Photo Credit
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of National Archives and Records Administration, College Park
 
Record last modified: 2002-01-07 00:00:00
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