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Two veiled women walk past a small shop on a street in Mostar.

Photograph | Photograph Number: 69869

Two veiled women walk past a small shop on a street in Mostar.

The original Waffen-SS caption reads, "Fruehere Hauptstrasse in Mostar." (Tranlsated, "Former mainstreet in Mostar.")

One of a series of photographs taken by the 7th SS Volunteer Mountain Division Prinz Eugen in Croatia, Serbia, and Montenegro from 1942 to 1944, after the German invasion of the Kingdom of Yugoslavia. The photographs are believed to have been captioned by the commanding office of the Waffen-SS, and had been in the possession of Friedrich Wilhem Krueger, who served with the division from November 1943 until April 1944.

Photographer
Bayer
Date
1943 April 09
Locale
Mostar, [Bosnia-Hercegovina] Yugoslavia
Photo Credit
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of Phillip Birnbaum
 
Record last modified: 2019-02-12 00:00:00
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