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Survivors of the Hanover concentration camp destroy the barbed wire that had held them captive.

Photograph | Photograph Number: 51041

Survivors of the Hanover concentration camp destroy the barbed wire that had held them captive.

Original caption reads; "Former Jewish and Polish prisoners of the Nazis laugh at the barbed wire which for years held them captive at the Nazi Hanover-Harlen concentration camp near Hanover, Germany, captured by troops of the Ninth U.S. Army April 10, 1945. Hanover is 155 miles from Berlin."

Date
1945 April 10
Variant Locale
Hannover
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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