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A sign on a the hospital barrack at Buchenwald honors the victims of disease and maltreatment.

Photograph | Photograph Number: 43595

A sign on a the hospital barrack at Buchenwald honors the victims of disease and maltreatment.

It reads, "800 men were livng in this Hospital-barrack. 40 to 60 men died each day. We were fighting day and night against Typhus, open Tuberculase, Ruhr, Odeme, Cachexie, Hemiparesis, Paralyses and other charming maladies."

Date
Circa 1945 April 10 - May 1945
Photo Credit
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of Ken Caldwell
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Record last modified: 2008-08-08 00:00:00
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