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Survivors lie on wooden bunks that are four tiers high in a barracks in the Buchenwald concentration camp.

Photograph | Photograph Number: 78713

Survivors lie on wooden bunks that are four tiers high in a barracks in the Buchenwald concentration camp.

The original caption reads, "This photo shows the conditions and the amount of sleeping space for the prisoners at Buchenwald concentration camp. They range from young kids to old men, all donig the same amount of work each day." [sic]

According to the Signal Corps caption, the photo was taken on April 23, 1945.

Photographer
Donald R. Ornitz
Date
1945 April 11 - 1945 April 23
Photo Credit
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of Mary Dickinson
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Record last modified: 2011-12-15 00:00:00
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