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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
Variant Locale
Thessaloniki
Saloniki
Salonica
Solun
Photo Designation
LIBERATION -- Greece
Photo Credit
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of Joseph Eaton
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Record last modified: 2010-08-27 00:00:00
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