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Nazi officers watch Commandant Richard Baer shakes hands with Karl Bischoff during the dedication of the new SS hospital in Auschwitz.

Photograph | Photograph Number: 34804

Nazi officers watch Commandant Richard Baer shakes hands with Karl Bischoff during the dedication of the new SS hospital in Auschwitz.

The original caption reads "Besichtigung" (tour).

Also pictured are Dr. Eduard Wirths standing on the far left, Dr. Heinz Baumkoetter (sixth from left), Karl Hoecker and Rudolf Hoess. Holding the documents on the right is (most probably Werner Jothann). To the right of Wirths, is (probably August Harbaum, adjutant to Richard Gluecks). Between Wirths and Harbaum is probably Maria Mandl. Also pictured are Enno Lolling and Karl Moeckel.

Date
1944 September 01
Variant Locale
Brzezinka
Birkenau
Auschwitz III
Monowitz
Auschwitz II
Photo Credit
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of Anonymous Donor
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Record last modified: 2014-01-10 00:00:00
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