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General Nugent at military ceremony

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn90353
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
Photograph : Paper : Printed : Ink : b&w ; Ht: 3 3/4 in. x W: 4 3/4 in.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
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Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
Photograph : Paper : Printed : Ink : b&w ; Ht: 3 3/4 in. x W: 4 3/4 in.
Other Title Information
Documentary Artifact
Creator
Levey, Harris
Physical Condition
Good
Language
English
Notes
White border, outside. Two military men standing on podium covered with the Union Jack flag.On the podium are 3 drums, an American flag on a pole and a microphone. People in the back listening and taking notes. A church man is standing behind the podium with a book in hands. A man in the foreground is holding a US army rank flag. The man on the right on the podium is General Richard Emmel Nugent. Narrative: Photographer Harris Levey was part of the US Air force, 15th tactical Reconnaissance Squadron, Photo Unit.
Accession No.
2011X.158.14
Name Access
Levey, Jonathan
Places
England, Europe
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Museum
Images
Less detail

Special ambassador of President Truman with Colonel Cummings and Emil Kroo

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn45784
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
Photograph : Paper ; Ht: 7 in. x W: 4 in.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  1 image  
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
Photograph : Paper ; Ht: 7 in. x W: 4 in.
Other Title Information
Documentary Artifact
Physical Condition
Good
Notes
b&w with white border, portrait of the special ambassador of President Harry Truman, who was visiting the refugee camp at Fuerth and met with the Camp Director Colonel Cummings and Emil Kroo. Narrative: Donor Emil Kroo is a Holocaust survivor originally from Munkacz (Czech Republic). Emil was in terned in a slave labour cmap in Hungary until 1944. He later met his wife Rosa Magien in Romania. After the war they were in a displaced persons camp in Fürth, Germany. Emil Kroo was the Vice-President of the Central Committee of liberated Jews in the American Zone of Germany. They immigrated to New York in 1950 before settling in Montreal.
Accession No.
2001.17.11
Name Access
Kroo, Emil
Places
Fuerth, Germany, Europe
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre
Images
Less detail
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