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Poster displayed in the Landsberg DP camp inviting camp residents to attend a mock execution of Hitler sponsored by the Bnai Akiva religious Zionist youth movement to celebrate the holiday of Purim.

Photograph | Photograph Number: 69491

Poster displayed in the Landsberg DP camp inviting camp residents to attend a mock execution of Hitler sponsored by the Bnai Akiva religious Zionist youth movement to celebrate the holiday of Purim.

The top of the poster quotes the Purim scroll saying "There is one nation whose beliefs are different from every other nation." The text invites camp residents to witness the downfall of Hitler at 4 pm in Kibbutz Bnai Akiva. "The war [crimes] court of Bnai Akiva declares according to its judgment that the great Fuhrer Adolf Hitler will be sentenced to death by burning."

Date
1946 - 1948
Variant Locale
Landsberg Am Lech
Photo Credit
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of Rita Friedman Hattem
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Record last modified: 2014-03-06 00:00:00
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