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A young man hands a petition to Mordechai Chaim Rumkowski surrounded by other ghetto residents.

Photograph | Photograph Number: 23691

A young man hands a petition to Mordechai Chaim Rumkowski surrounded by other ghetto residents.

The man in the foreground is Sergeant Kaufman.

The Yiddish inscription on the back reads: "Sergeant Kaufman from the Jewish guard, here protecting the Chairman M.Ch. Rumkowski, who allowed a chosen child to approach him with a petition. August 17, 1941"

Date
1941 August 17
Variant Locale
Litzmannstadt
Photo Credit
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of Jehuda Widawski
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Record last modified: 2010-01-14 00:00:00
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