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Close-up photograph of Ignacy Smolenski, who was shot to death outside the ghetto, near the barbed wire.

Photograph | Photograph Number: 24850

Close-up photograph of Ignacy Smolenski, who was shot to death outside the ghetto, near the barbed wire.

Smolenski, who was living outside of Lodz, was shot while trying to return to his wife who was living inside the ghetto. The event was related in the Chronicle of the Lodz Ghetto on July, 15th 1942.

Date
1942 July 15
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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