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Elderly Jewish men from Subcarpathian Rus sit next to a railcar in Auschwitz-Birkenau prior to being sent to the gas chambers.

Photograph | Photograph Number: 77286

Elderly Jewish men from Subcarpathian Rus sit next to a railcar in Auschwitz-Birkenau prior to being sent to the gas chambers.

Seated on the left is Henryk Naftoli Herz Adler. He is wearing a handkerchief to cover his face because his beard was forcibly cut off. Seated at the right is Samuel (Sandor) Ben Yehuda Kohn. The man on the far right is Lili Jacob's paternal grandfather.

Photographer
Bernhardt Walter/Ernst Hofmann
Date
May 1944
Variant Locale
Brzezinka
Birkenau
Auschwitz III
Monowitz
Auschwitz II
Photo Credit
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of Yad Vashem (Public Domain)
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Record last modified: 2018-08-20 00:00:00
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