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Escorted by American soldiers, a transport of child survivors of Buchenwald file out of the main gate of the camp.

Photograph | Photograph Number: 69158

Escorted by American soldiers, a transport of child survivors of Buchenwald file out of the main gate of the camp.

The original caption reads, "Internees at the Buchenwald Concentration Camp near Weimar Germany march from the camp to receive treatment at an American hospital after the camp was captured by U.S. Third Army troops."

The boys are accompanied by American soldiers and directed by elements of the camp underground who watd over them, including Polish Jews Yakov Werber and Eli Grinbaum (on the right).

Among the children pictured are Izio Rosenman (head of column), Jacques Finkel, Charles Finkel, Fredek Margolis, Lalek Russ, Salek Sandowski, George Goldbloom and ? Zylber. Misho Frailich, Willi Fogel, A. Grossman, Lotci Miller, Laiza Grynberg, Usha Grynberg, David Perlmutter, Marek Lodzinsky, Yankel Kapelush, Yosel Dziubak, Loyosh Hershkovitz, ? Yakubovitz, Reuven Wekselman, Stanley Weinstein, Herschek Zeit, Henryk Kolber, Jacques Werber and Philip Kaner. Mor Stern is the boy in the beret and white coat, with right arm hanging down straight just right of the two American soldiers.

Photographer
Byron Rollins
Date
1945 April 17
Photo Credit
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of National Archives and Records Administration, College Park
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Record last modified: 2014-08-27 00:00:00
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