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Under the supervision of American soldiers, German civilians from Neunburg vorm Wald place corpses into coffins for transportation to the town cemetery where they will be properly buried.

Photograph | Photograph Number: 22206

Under the supervision of American soldiers, German civilians from Neunburg vorm Wald place corpses into coffins for transportation to the town cemetery where they will be properly buried.

The victims were Polish, Hungarian, and Russian Jews shot near Neunburg while on a death march from Flossenbuerg.

The original caption reads, "Putting the bodies of the slave laborers in coffin made by civilians in preparation for the mile and a half treak to the burial grounds outside Nurnburg, Germany." [sic]

Photographer
Edward Belfer
Date
1945 April 29
Variant Locale
Neunburg Vorm Wald
Photo Credit
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of National Archives and Records Administration, College Park
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Record last modified: 2011-12-15 00:00:00
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