Advanced Search

Learn About The Holocaust

Special Collections

My Saved Research

Login

Register

Help

Skip to main content

The decomposed corpse of a prisoner that has been prerpared for burial by local German civilians. Each corpse was buried in a sheet and assigned a numbered marker.

Photograph | Photograph Number: 05565

The decomposed corpse of a prisoner that has been prerpared for burial by local German civilians. Each corpse was buried in a sheet and assigned a numbered marker.

The original caption reads, "Bodies prepared for burial by the civilians of Ohrdruf Germany. Some have probably been dead for several weeks. Ohrdruf concentration camp, Germany." [sic]

Photographer
Addison Moll
Date
1945 April 10
Photo Credit
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of Michael Woskowitz
Expand all
 
Record last modified: 2013-07-26 00:00:00
This page: https://collections.ushmm.org/search/catalog/pa31553