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Survivors lie in multi-tiered bunks in the infirmary barracks of the newly liberated Buchenwald concentration camp.

Photograph | Photograph Number: 00652

Survivors lie in multi-tiered bunks in the infirmary barracks of the newly liberated Buchenwald concentration camp.

The original caption reads "Intolerable filth surrounds patients in 'hospital' at Buchenwald concentration camp near Weimar, Germany. Disease, malnutrition above all, plus incessant torture, resulted in approximately 20 deaths a day."

Photographer
Rex L. Daveley
Date
1945 April 16
Photo Credit
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of David Wherry
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Record last modified: 2015-06-19 00:00:00
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