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Object ID

2019.2.118

Object Name

Envelope

Date

5-1-1944

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Description

Envelope addressed to "Mrs. Dora Huttman, "JERUSALEM" underlined in bold, stamp of crown and "passed" in blue ink.

Information Provided by Michael D. Bulmash:Latrun, located in the Ayalon Valley between Tel Aviv and Jerusalem, was the site of detention center initially established by the British in Palestine to imprison German and Italian prisoners of war. From 1942 Jewish residents of Palestine- the Yishuv- were detained in Latrun for resistance to British Mandatory policy in pre-state Israel, including members of Jewish defense organizations such as the Irgun.

Written in German, displays British Palestine censorship marks.

Dimensions

5 x 6"

Keywords

Dora Huttman, Sigfried Roiz, Latrun Detention Camp, British Mandate

Cover from S. Roiz in Latrun to D. Huttman

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