Refugee's suitcase

A suitcase used (ca. 1939) by a Jewish refugee fleeing Nazi-occupied Europe to Japan. The suitcase is covered with labels from various stops along the journey, including one from a hotel in Moscow (top left), one for the NYK Line (top middle), and six from hotels throughout Japan. [From the USHMM special exhibition Flight and Rescue.]


  • US Holocaust Memorial Museum - Collections
  • Mark Fishaut

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Refugee's suitcase [LCID: 2000vkr6]