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A view of [L.S. trench covers]. L.S. trench covers are a type of covering used for air-raid shelters.

Photograph | Photograph Number: 69256C

A view of [L.S. trench covers]. L.S. trench covers are a type of covering used for air-raid shelters.

The photograph was taken from a page in a photo album documenting the construction of the SS Truppenlazarett, the SS troop hospital in Auschwitz.

The orginial caption reads, "L.S. Deckungsgraben"

Date
1944
Locale
Auschwitz, [Upper Silesia] Poland
Variant Locale
Brzezinka
Birkenau
Auschwitz III
Monowitz
Auschwitz II
Photo Credit
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of Peter Wirths
 
Record last modified: 2015-10-26 00:00:00
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