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Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
object
Physical Description
Bullet : cast (moulded), perforated : brown ; De: 13,7 cm
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
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Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
object
Physical Description
Bullet : cast (moulded), perforated : brown ; De: 13,7 cm
Other Title Information
Armament T&E, Ammunition
Physical Condition
Good
Notes
Long cylinder that tapers inwards at one end. The cylinder is hollow with the tapered end left open and the wider end capped. The capped end has different widths, with a hole in the middle and a small nob in the centre of the hole. 2 holes are perforated next to the nob, going into the hollow centre.
Accession No.
2011X.220.02
Name Access
Lindenfeld, Ilona
Places
Buchenwald, Germany, Europe
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre
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Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
object
Physical Description
Button : cast : green, silver, black ; Ht: 1,5 in. x W: 1,5 in.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
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Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
object
Physical Description
Button : cast : green, silver, black ; Ht: 1,5 in. x W: 1,5 in.
Other Title Information
Personal Symbol
Date
1939-1945
Physical Condition
Good
Notes
Circular tag with small hole on top. A ring and crossbar with flat tips mounting is attached to the hole. Narrative: The tag identified the member of a work unit in the armament factory “dipping” bullets in protective lacquer. “L” stands for “Lackieren”, the German word for "laquer". Donor Ilona Lindenfeld was a prisoner at the Altenburg subsidiary camp (subcamp of Buchenwald, Germany) where mainly Polish and Hungarian women worked for the armament factory of HASAG company. Some prisoners were sent there following the evacuation of Auschwitz-Monowitz concentration camp. Evacuation of the Altenburg camp started April 12, 1945.
Accession No.
2011X.220.03
Name Access
Lindenfeld, Ilona
Places
Buchenwald, Germany, Europe
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre
Images
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Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
object
Physical Description
Currency : Paper : Ink : Beige, Black, Green ; Ht: 3 in. x W: 4,25 in.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
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Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
object
Physical Description
Currency : Paper : Ink : Beige, Black, Green ; Ht: 3 in. x W: 4,25 in.
Other Title Information
Exchange Medium
Date
[Later than 1937]
Physical Condition
Good
Language
German
Notes
Single sided bill worth 0.50 Reich marks in Buchenwald concentration camp.
Accession No.
2011X.41.04
Name Access
Orenstein, Benjamin
Places
Buchenwald, Germany, Europe
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre
Images
Less detail
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