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Official British photograph showing a soldier staring at descrated Jewish tombstones in Salonika.

Photograph | Photograph Number: 49979

Official British photograph showing a soldier staring at descrated Jewish tombstones in Salonika.

The official caption reads: "Indian Units arrived by sea at Salonika on 11th Nov., 1944. A German strongpoint, with slit trenches lined with tombstones from Jewish graves. In the background can be seen the concrete emplacement adjoining the slit trenches."

Date
1944 November 11
Locale
Salonika, [Macedonia] Greece
Variant Locale
Thessaloniki
Saloniki
Salonica
Solun
Photo Designation
LIBERATION -- Greece
Photo Credit
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of Joseph Eaton
 
Record last modified: 2010-08-27 00:00:00
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