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Jewish women from Subcarpathian Rus and Czechoslovakia who have been selected for forced labor at Auschwitz-Birkenau, march toward their barracks carrying bed rolls after disinfection and headshaving.

Photograph | Photograph Number: 77374

Jewish women from Subcarpathian Rus and Czechoslovakia who have been selected for forced labor at Auschwitz-Birkenau, march toward their barracks carrying bed rolls after disinfection and headshaving.

Ilse Drexler Bauer (later Maier) is on the left column fourth from the front in a dark dress and white scarf. Her cousin Margit Novakova is directly in front of her in a grey dress and white hat. According to Ilse Maier this was a mixed Czech Hungarian work detail.

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: 2011-02-22 00:00:00
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