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Imperial War Museum (Great Britain)
Woman in a hut for typhus patients at Bergen-Belsen.
Title supplied by cataloger.
"BRITISH OFFICIAL PHOTOGRAPH. BU. 4016. CROWN COPYRIGHT RESERVED. XF. P.N.A. April 26th 45. Tel. No. GEN. 7831. FOR PUBLICATION IN WEEKLY PAPERS. MAY 4th 45."
Caption on back of photograph reads: "THE HORRORS OF BELSEN. One of a further set of pictures of the Belsen concentration camp, where British troops, who entered the camp on April 15th, found 50,000 men, women and children dying of starvation and disease. S.S. guards, both men and women, are now being forced at baoynet [sic] point to cart away and bury the thousands of victims they slowly tortured to death. Photograph shows A woman victim in the hut where Typhus sufferers were house."
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Bergen-Belsen (Concentration camp)
World War, 1939-1945
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)
t Photographs of the Nazi war crimes trials, 1945-1946