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A man wearing a prayer shawl and phylacteries stands in front of the Torah ark at a displaced persons camp in Sankt Marien, Austria.

Photograph | Photograph Number: 96442

A man wearing a prayer shawl and phylacteries stands in front of the Torah ark at a displaced persons camp in Sankt Marien, Austria.

Family album bearing the title "Motoring/Jewish DP camp/St. Marein [Sankt Marien]/School," that belonged to Moritz Friedler. In 1946 and 1947, he served as a social worker with the Jewish Committee for Relief Abroad at the Sankt Marien DP camp in the British zone of Austria. Friedler subsequently became the JDC's Area Director in Linz, Austria. The photo album documents Jewish DP life in both places.

Date
1946 - 1947
Photo Credit
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of Trude Friedler
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Record last modified: 2004-08-04 00:00:00
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