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German nurses from nearby hospitals who were conscripted to work in the camp, wash and disinfect survivors in Bergen-Belsen.

Photograph | Photograph Number: 28237

German nurses from nearby hospitals who were conscripted to work in the camp, wash and disinfect survivors in Bergen-Belsen.

This disinfection process was known as the "Human Laundry".

Date
1945 May 01 - 1945 May 04
Photo Credit
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of Madalae Fraser
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Record last modified: 2011-11-23 00:00:00
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