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Fomer political prisoners sit on a rocky wall outside a barrack of the Buchenwald concentration camp.

Photograph | Photograph Number: 62051

Fomer political prisoners sit on a rocky wall outside a barrack of the Buchenwald concentration camp.

The description on the back of the photograph reads:

"These are some POW's, mostly Polish, Russian -and even some political Germans that were in the concentration camp at Buchenwald. They nearly starved anyway and the Germans burned thousands each week in ovens."

Date
Circa April 1945 - May 1945
Photo Credit
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of Jack Fincham
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Record last modified: 2014-08-26 00:00:00
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