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Chaplain William Dalin distributes packages of supplies to a group of boys at the Zeilsheim displaced persons camp children's center.

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    Chaplain William Dalin distributes packages of supplies to a group of boys at the Zeilsheim displaced persons camp children's center.
    Chaplain William Dalin distributes packages of supplies to a group of boys at the Zeilsheim displaced persons camp children's center.

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    Caption
    Chaplain William Dalin distributes packages of supplies to a group of boys at the Zeilsheim displaced persons camp children's center.
    Date
    1946 - 1947
    Locale
    Zeilsheim, Germany
    Photo Credit
    United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of Dr. David Dalin

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    Photo Source
    United States Holocaust Memorial Museum
    Copyright: United States Holocaust Memorial Museum
    Provenance: Dr. David Dalin
    Source Record ID: Collections: 2005.108

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    Biography
    Rabbi William Z. Dalin served as a chaplain with US forces in Europe from 1944 to 1947. From March 1946 to December 1947 he served as the only Jewish chaplain of the US Air Corps in Wiesbaden, Germany. Much of his time was spent assisting Jewish displaced persons in Zeilsheim, Landsberg and other camps in Germany. In 1946 and 1947 he also served as an aide to Rabbi Philip Bernstein and Judge Louis Leventhal, the advisors on Jewish affairs to General Lucius Clay.
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    2015-08-14 00:00:00
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