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Declaration which prisoners were made to sign on their release from a German concentration camp and kept by the police in Antwerp.

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    Declaration which prisoners were made to sign on their release from a German concentration camp and kept by the police in Antwerp.
    Declaration which prisoners were made to sign on their release from a German concentration camp and kept by the police in Antwerp.

The translation reads, "I the undersigned hereby in the future refrain from every political or propagandistic activity.  I understand that my release is governed by these conditions and that I am liable to a fresh forfeiture of my freedom if I do not carry out this undertaking.  I also declare that I shall make no claim in respect of any measures which have been taken against me by the police.  I am aware that I must say nothing about anything which I have seen during my time of imprisonment; otherwise I shall be rearrested and detained in a concentration camp."

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    Declaration which prisoners were made to sign on their release from a German concentration camp and kept by the police in Antwerp.

    The translation reads, "I the undersigned hereby in the future refrain from every political or propagandistic activity. I understand that my release is governed by these conditions and that I am liable to a fresh forfeiture of my freedom if I do not carry out this undertaking. I also declare that I shall make no claim in respect of any measures which have been taken against me by the police. I am aware that I must say nothing about anything which I have seen during my time of imprisonment; otherwise I shall be rearrested and detained in a concentration camp."
    Date
    1944 - 1945
    Locale
    Breendonk, [Antwerp] Belgium
    Variant Locale
    Breendonck
    Photo Credit
    United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of Paul Hartman

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    United States Holocaust Memorial Museum
    Copyright: United States Holocaust Memorial Museum
    Provenance: Paul Hartman
    Source Record ID: Collections: 2006.Hartman

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    2007-01-05 00:00:00
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