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Austrian civilians prepare a mass grave to bury the bodies of former inmates at the Mauthausen concentration camp.

Photograph | Photograph Number: 95975

Austrian civilians prepare a mass grave to bury the bodies of former inmates at the Mauthausen concentration camp.

The donor's caption reads, "(Lager) Camp Gusen, Austria. Civilians were told to wear their best clothes to the graveyards! So as to go home with stench of death to be cleaned off!! May 1945."

Photographer
Ray Buch
Date
May 1945
Photo Credit
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of Ray Buch
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Record last modified: 2004-04-01 00:00:00
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