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Group portrait of nurses at the Recebedou camp infirmary.

Photograph | Photograph Number: 33412

Group portrait of nurses at the Recebedou camp infirmary.

Standing first from the left is Isabelle Peloux (aunt of Marie Genevieve Parmentier), Mademoiselle Baguelin, and Dr. Mirc. Behind Isabelle is Odette Clauzolles. Seated, second from the right, is Mademoiselle Rondespierre.

Marie Genevieve Parmentier was a ten year-old French girl living in Paris at the time of the German occupation in 1940. Her widowed mother sent her to safety with an old relative in Ariège in the South of France. She sooned joined her aunt, Isabelle Peloux, a military nurse, at the camp of Recebedou. While there she attended primary school at nearby Portet-sur-Garonne, before returning to her family in the summer of 1941.

1940 - 1941
Recebedou, [Tarn] France
Photo Credit
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of Marie Genevieve Dagain
Record last modified: 2012-04-17 00:00:00
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