Advanced Search

Learn About The Holocaust

Special Collections

My Saved Research

Login

Register

Help

Skip to main content

A female survivor from Vienna bares her back to the camera, showing where the Germans had burned a Star of David into her skin . The Yiddish caption reads: "The Nazis cruelly burned a Star of David into the back of this woman from Vienna, Austria, after she was caught not wearing the mandatory Star of David. The woman now lives in the United States".

Photograph | Photograph Number: 81077

A female survivor from Vienna bares her back to the camera, showing where the Germans had burned a Star of David into her skin . The Yiddish caption reads: "The Nazis cruelly burned a Star of David into the back of this woman from Vienna, Austria, after she was caught not wearing the mandatory Star of David. The woman now lives in the United States".

Photographer
George Kadish/Zvi Kadushin
Date
Circa 1948
Photo Credit
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of George Kadish/Zvi Kadushin
Expand all
 
Record last modified: 1998-12-15 00:00:00
This page: https://collections.ushmm.org/search/catalog/pa11836