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Dutch civilians celebrate their liberation by Allied troops.

Photograph | Photograph Number: 50999

Dutch civilians celebrate their liberation by Allied troops.

Original Caption: "Victory crowds celebrating in the streets of Utrecht, Holland, were fired on by Nazi fanatics hiding in a building overlooking the parade. After a sharp skirmish, the Germans were captured by Dutch patriots and the celebration was resumed. Here, the cheering Dutch continue their celebrations of the Allied victory in Europe and their own liberation after five years under German occupation"

Photo Designation
LIBERATION -- The Netherlands
Photo Credit
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of Joseph Eaton
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Record last modified: 2011-02-24 00:00:00
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