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German soldiers stand guard on a street in Czestochowa, where dead bodies lie strewn along the pavement. In the background smoke rises from a burning building.

Photograph | Photograph Number: 26827

German soldiers stand guard on a street in Czestochowa, where dead bodies lie strewn along the pavement. In the background smoke rises from a burning building.

One photograph from an album belonging to a member of a Wehrmacht machine gunners' unit, which was found after the war by Lorenzo Hawkins (the donor's grandfather), an American serviceman in Company B, 56th Armored Engineer Battalion.

Date
1939 September 03 - 1939 September 08
Variant Locale
Chenstokhov
Tschenstochau
Photo Designation
GHETTOS (MINOR) -- (C)
Photo Credit
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of B. Ashley Grimes II
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Record last modified: 2002-08-20 00:00:00
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