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Recently liberated inmates of Dachau search the corpses of SS guards executed following the liberation of the camp.

Photograph | Photograph Number: 34974

Recently liberated inmates of Dachau search the corpses of SS guards executed following the liberation of the camp.

This image is one of several from the collection of Dr. Richard Halfast, chief medical officer of general surgery, who served with the 7th General Hospital and 1st Auxilliary Surgical Group. Halfast's unit was among the first to enter the Dachau after liberation by American forces.

Date
After 1945 April 29
Photo Credit
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of Richard D. Halfast
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Record last modified: 2017-08-01 00:00:00
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