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Close-up portrait of a young man in the Bedzin ghetto.

Photograph | Photograph Number: 26000

Close-up portrait of a young man in the Bedzin ghetto.

Pictured is Alex Lieberman, donor's brother-in-law. The portrait was found in "Kanada" section in Birkenau in 1944 and brought to his mother, Rosa Lieberman. Rosa hid this photograph in her mouth through every selection and search during her imprisonment in Birkenau, and she later carried it with her on death marches to Ravensbrueck and Neustadt-Gleve.

Date
Circa 1940
Variant Locale
Bendzin
Bendin
Photo Credit
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of Emanuel Shiber, Esq.
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Record last modified: 2013-08-16 00:00:00
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