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Signpost for mass grave

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn90305
Collection
Montreal Holocaust Museum
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
Photograph : Paper : Printed : photograph : b&w ; Ht: 7.4 cm x W: 6.6 cm
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  1 image  
Collection
Montreal Holocaust Museum
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
Photograph : Paper : Printed : photograph : b&w ; Ht: 7.4 cm x W: 6.6 cm
Other Title Information
Documentary Artifact
Date
[ca. 1945]
Physical Condition
Good
Language
English
Notes
Large white border. Outdoor photograph of a signpost. The inscription on it reads: Grave No. 3/Approx. 5,000/24rd April 1945. The sign is in front of field and is placed below the level of the field. There is a building in the background Narrative: The RCAF, Royal Canadian Air Force, participated in the liberation of Bergen-Belsen. The donor, Lucien Benoit, was a member of the Royal Canadian Air Force, which participated in the liberation of Bergen-Belsen.
Accession No.
1991.08.03
Name Access
Benoit, Lucien
Places
Bergen-Belsen, Germany, Europe
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Museum
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Mass Grave at Bergen-Belsen

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn76648
Collection
Montreal Holocaust Museum
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
Photograph : paper ; Ht: 7,1 cm x W: 10 cm
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  1 image  
Collection
Montreal Holocaust Museum
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
Photograph : paper ; Ht: 7,1 cm x W: 10 cm
Other Title Information
Documentary Artifact
Physical Condition
Good
Notes
B&w photograph with a white border. An outdoor portrait of a mass grave at Bergen-Belsen. The bodies are piled in a large heap. Narrative: A collection of photographs was brought back to Canada by RAF soldier Frank Wilshaw, who visited the Bergen-Belsen concentrationcamp after Liberation.
Accession No.
2012.05.04
Name Access
Stobnicky, Arnie
Places
Bergen-Belsen, Germany, Europe
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Museum
Images
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Mass Grave at Bergen-Belsen

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn76653
Collection
Montreal Holocaust Museum
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
Photograph : paper ; Ht: 7 cm x W: 9,9 cm
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  1 image  
Collection
Montreal Holocaust Museum
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
Photograph : paper ; Ht: 7 cm x W: 9,9 cm
Other Title Information
Documentary Artifact
Physical Condition
Poor
Notes
B&w photograph with a white border. An outdoor portrait of a mass grave at Bergen-Belsen. The bodies are piled in a large heap. Two men are standing in the grave, probably SS personnel that were burying the corpses. Narrative: A collection of photographs was brought back to Canada by RAF soldier Frank Wilshaw, who visited the Bergen-Belsen concentration camp after Liberation.
Accession No.
2012.05.09
Name Access
Stobnicky, Arnie
Places
Bergen-Belsen, Germany, Europe
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Museum
Images
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Mass Grave at Bergen-Belsen

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn76661
Collection
Montreal Holocaust Museum
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
Photograph : paper ; Ht: 7 cm x W: 10 cm
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  1 image  
Collection
Montreal Holocaust Museum
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
Photograph : paper ; Ht: 7 cm x W: 10 cm
Other Title Information
Documentary Artifact
Physical Condition
Poor
Notes
B&w photograph with a white border. An outdoor portrait of a mass grave at Bergen-Belsen. A barbed wire fence is running along the right side into the distance. In the background, three soldiers are visible. Narrative: A collection of photographs was brought back to Canada by RAF soldier Frank Wilshaw, who visited the Bergen-Belsen concentration camp after Liberation.
Accession No.
2012.05.17
Name Access
Stobnicky, Arnie
Places
Bergen-Belsen, Germany, Europe
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Museum
Images
Less detail

Mass Grave at Bergen-Belsen

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn76663
Collection
Montreal Holocaust Museum
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
Photograph : paper ; Ht: 7 cm x W: 10 cm
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  1 image  
Collection
Montreal Holocaust Museum
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
Photograph : paper ; Ht: 7 cm x W: 10 cm
Other Title Information
Documentary Artifact
Physical Condition
Poor
Notes
B&w photograph with a white border. An outdoor portrait of a mass grave at Bergen-Belsen. The bodies are piled in a large heap. Narrative: A collection of photographs was brought back to Canada by RAF soldier Frank Wilshaw, who visited the Bergen-Belsen concentration camp after Liberation.
Accession No.
2012.05.19
Name Access
Stobnicky, Arnie
Places
Bergen-Belsen, Germany, Europe
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Museum
Images
Less detail

Mass Grave at Bergen-Belsen

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn76668
Collection
Montreal Holocaust Museum
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
Photograph : paper ; Ht: 7 cm x W: 10 cm
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  1 image  
Collection
Montreal Holocaust Museum
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
Photograph : paper ; Ht: 7 cm x W: 10 cm
Other Title Information
Documentary Artifact
Physical Condition
Poor
Notes
B&w photograph with a white border. An outdoor portrait of a mass grave at Bergen-Belsen. The bodies are piled in a heap. In the background, there is a small building. Narrative: A collection of photographs was brought back to Canada by RAF soldier Frank Wilshaw, who visited the Bergen-Belsen concentration camp after Liberation.
Accession No.
2012.05.24
Name Access
Stobnicky, Arnie
Places
Bergen-Belsen, Germany, Europe
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Museum
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Mass grave for victims of anti-Jewish activity in Palestine

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn42854
Collection
Canadian Jewish Congress organizational records
Description Level
File
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w
Fonds No.
CJC0001; P; PC 01-08-026
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  1 image  
Collection
Canadian Jewish Congress organizational records
Description Level
File
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w
Date
1921
Fonds No.
CJC0001
Series No.
P
File No.
PC 01-08-026
Subjects
Palestine
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Canadian Jewish Archives
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Postwar Ceremony at Mass Grave Site, Burial of Soap

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn60157
Collection
Montreal Holocaust Museum
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
Photograph : Paper : b&w ; Ht: 6 cm x W: 8.7 cm
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  2 images  
Collection
Montreal Holocaust Museum
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
Photograph : Paper : b&w ; Ht: 6 cm x W: 8.7 cm
Other Title Information
Documentary Artifact
Date
1948
Physical Condition
Good
Language
Polish
Notes
Outside, a group of people are standing around a mass grave site, mostly men, a few women. Four men have shovels and are burying soap. Photograph was taken during postwar ceremonies held during the week-ends at different mass graves sites. Ely Rozenblat is shown second from the upper-right hand side wearing a light-colored coat and hat. Narrative: Donor is the son of Ely Rozenblat (born 1913-10-10 in Zamosc, Poland) and Zelda (maiden name Kozlowska, born 1915-09-09 in Lodz, Poland, grew up in Zamosc). The Rozenblat family was originally from Zamosc. They spoke Polish, Yiddish, German and Russian. While Zamosc was bombed in September 1939, the family hid in the grandparents’ basement. A German soldier found them and advised them to leave, warning them about SS troops coming to kill Jews. The family escaped to Russia and was sent to Samarkand, Uzbekistan. In 1941-1942, 9 members of the family died of starvation in Samarkand, including Ely’s first wife Hannah (who was Zelda’s sister) and Zelda’s first husband. In 1942-1943, the family was transferred to Siberia where they stayed until the end of the war. The surviving family members went back to Poland after the Liberation. Ely’s older sister was in a Displaced Persons’ Camp in Austria and moved to Montreal. The rest of the family immigrated to Israel between 1948 and 1954. Ely and Zelda stayed in Poland where they had a son, Henry (b. 1947) and a daughter born in 1949. Ely was a fervent Communist who believed in creating an idyllic communist life in Poland.ted to Israel between 1948 and 1954. Ely, Zelda and their children finally immigrated to Montreal, arriving on March 24, 1960. Ely found a job with friends from Poland, he worked as a butcher in a shop across from St. Michael’s church on St-Viateur Street in Montreal.
Accession No.
2013.16.02
Name Access
Rozenblat, Henry
Places
Wroclaw, Poland, Europe
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Museum
Images
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Postwar Ceremony at Mass Grave Site, Burial of Soap

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn60159
Collection
Montreal Holocaust Museum
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
Photograph : Paper : b&w ; Ht: 6 cm x W: 8.7 cm
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  1 image  
Collection
Montreal Holocaust Museum
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
Photograph : Paper : b&w ; Ht: 6 cm x W: 8.7 cm
Other Title Information
Documentary Artifact
Physical Condition
Good
Language
Polish
Notes
Outside, a group of people are standing around a mass grave site. Five men have shovels and are burying soap. Photograph was taken during postwar ceremonies held during the week-ends at different mass graves sites. Ely Rozenblat is shown in the middle with a light-colored coat and hat. Narrative: Donor is the son of Ely Rozenblat (born 1913-10-10 in Zamosc, Poland) and Zelda (maiden name Kozlowska, born 1915-09-09 in Lodz, Poland, grew up in Zamosc). The Rozenblat family was originally from Zamosc. They spoke Polish, Yiddish, German and Russian. While Zamosc was bombed in September 1939, the family hid in the grandparents’ basement. A German soldier found them and advised them to leave, warning them about SS troops coming to kill Jews. The family escaped to Russia and was sent to Samarkand, Uzbekistan. In 1941-1942, 9 members of the family died of starvation in Samarkand, including Ely’s first wife Hannah (who was Zelda’s sister) and Zelda’s first husband. In 1942-1943, the family was transferred to Siberia where they stayed until the end of the war. The surviving family members went back to Poland after the Liberation. Ely’s older sister was in a Displaced Persons’ Camp in Austria and moved to Montreal. The rest of the family immigrated to Israel between 1948 and 1954. Ely and Zelda stayed in Poland where they had a son, Henry (b. 1947) and a daughter born in 1949. Ely was a fervent Communist who believed in creating an idyllic communist life in Poland.ted to Israel between 1948 and 1954. Ely, Zelda and their children finally immigrated to Montreal, arriving on March 24, 1960. Ely found a job with friends from Poland, he worked as a butcher in a shop across from St. Michael’s church on St-Viateur Street in Montreal.
Accession No.
2013.16.04
Name Access
Rozenblat, Henry
Places
Wroclaw, Poland, Europe
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Museum
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Mass Graves at Bergen-Belsen

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn76655
Collection
Montreal Holocaust Museum
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
Photograph : paper ; Ht: 7 cm x W: 9,9 cm
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  1 image  
Collection
Montreal Holocaust Museum
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
Photograph : paper ; Ht: 7 cm x W: 9,9 cm
Other Title Information
Documentary Artifact
Physical Condition
Poor
Notes
B&w photograph with a white border. A outdoor portrait of mounds of dirt atop mass graves that are roped off with wire. A small sign is perched on each grave. Narrative: A collection of photographs was brought back to Canada by RAF soldier Frank Wilshaw, who visited the Bergen-Belsen concentration camp after Liberation.
Accession No.
2012.05.11
Name Access
Stobnicky, Arnie
Places
Bergen-Belsen, Germany, Europe
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Museum
Images
Less detail

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