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Black and white photograph of carts rolling down a cobbled streets. Includes a Nazi flag in the background. Back includes pasted newsclipping.
Information Provided by Michael D. Bulmash: Press release on this wire photo describes Jews of Memel attempting to flee across the border into Lithuania in advance of German troops entering the town.
7 x 9"
Memel, Flee, Lithuania, Propoganda, Memelland, Acme
1939-1941: Concentration:Ghettos, Einsatzgruppen (Mobile Killing Squads); WWII in Europe
"Jews Start Flight as Swastikas Fly in Memel" (1939). Bulmash Family Holocaust Collection. 2012.1.398.