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A survivor of Buchenwald stands behind a wheelbarrow holding the corpse of a man who has just died following liberation.

Photograph | Photograph Number: 73034

A survivor of Buchenwald stands behind a wheelbarrow holding the corpse of a man who has just died following liberation.

The original caption reads, "The body of a typical prisoner at the camp showing the extreme emaciations. This patient had just died from starvation and was being hauled to the incinerator."

Date
1945 April 16
Locale
Buchenwald, [Thuringia] Germany
Photo Credit
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of Lee T. Stinchfield
 
Record last modified: 2008-12-24 00:00:00
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