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Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
object
Physical Description
Armband : woven, sewn, machine, printed : beige, black
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
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Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
object
Physical Description
Armband : woven, sewn, machine, printed : beige, black
Other Title Information
Personal Symbol
Physical Condition
Good
Language
French
Notes
Rectangle band with an additional fabric panel sewn in the middle; a round stamp with a skull and additional text is found on this panel. This is an armband for a member of the Belgium Resistance Army. Narrative: The armband belonged to Heinz Rübler, donor’s brother-in-law. By 1942, Heinz Rubler was in the underground and remained involved until liberation. He used this armband after liberation. It is not the official one of the Belgian army. It comes from Heinz Rübler’s estate and was donated after his death. Before the war, Heinz lived in Brussels, Belgium. He died in the U.S.A. in 1999.
Accession No.
2000.02.03
Name Access
Absil, Walter
Places
Belgium, Europe
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre
Images
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