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US troops at the Wöbbelin camp

On May 2, 1945, the 8th Infantry Division and the 82nd Airborne Division encountered the Wöbbelin concentration camp. This photograph shows US troops in the Wöbbelin camp. Germany, May 4–6, 1945.


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  • US Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of Dr. Alfred B. Sundquist
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On May 2, 1945, the 8th Infantry Division and the 82nd Airborne Division encountered the Wöbbelin concentration camp. [LCID: 09274]

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