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A young boy holding his younger brother in the Kovno ghetto.

Photograph | Photograph Number: 81172

A young boy holding his younger brother in the Kovno ghetto.

Older children frequently cared for younger siblings in the ghetto.

The caption written on the back of the photograph by George Kadish (translated from Yiddish) reads, "Two orphan brothers in the Kovno ghetto."

Photographer
George Kadish/Zvi Kadushin
Date
1941
Locale
Kaunas, Lithuania
Variant Locale
Kauen
Kovno
Kowno
Photo Credit
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of George Kadish/Zvi Kadushin
 
Record last modified: 2020-06-03 00:00:00
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