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The leg of a body protrudes from a mass grave that was not full covered before the hasty retreat of the Nazis from Ohrdruf.

Photograph | Photograph Number: 05564

The leg of a body protrudes from a mass grave that was not full covered before the hasty retreat of the Nazis from Ohrdruf.

The original caption reads, "Leg of a body that is still protruding from the grave that was not fully covered by the hasty retreat of the Nazis. At Ohrdruf concentration camp Germany." [sic]

According to the Signal Corps caption, the photo was taken on April 10, 1945.

Date
1945 April 04 - 1945 April 30
Photo Credit
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of Michael Woskowitz
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Record last modified: 2013-07-26 00:00:00
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