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A six-year old survivor ,waits for his name to be called at a roll call in Buchenwald for departure to Switzerland, shortly after the liberation of the concentration camp.

Photograph | Photograph Number: 74557

A six-year old survivor ,waits for his name to be called at a roll call in Buchenwald for departure to Switzerland, shortly after the liberation of the concentration camp.

Picured is Stefan Jakubowitz. His parents and two brothers all survived.

A United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Administration worker is calling off names of children in the group of 350 orphans scheduled for departure to Switzerland. The children, who range in age from five to eighteen years, are all orphans of the war and some of them have been at the camp for as long as six years. They are Polish, Russian, Yugoslavian, and Czech.

Photographer
G.A. Haynia
Date
1945 July 19
Locale
Buchenwald, [Thuringia] Germany
Photo Credit
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of National Archives and Records Administration, College Park
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Record last modified: 2018-02-12 00:00:00
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