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Guide to the German Soldier's Photograph Album
Bernath Mss 207  
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The album, entitled by its owner "Erlebnisse aus meiner Dienstzeit!" [Erinnerungen an meine Dienstzeit, "Remembrance of my Service", is embossed on the cover] is the record of the military service of a German soldier, Helmuth Heuschen (probably from Lüdenscheid in Northwest Germany), during the Nazi era in the period prior to the beginning of the Second World War. There are 152 black and white photos, primarily of members of the unit engaged in activities and on maneuvers in various locations in Germany. There are also a number of photos of the soldiers sightseeing at various scenic locales, historical monuments and a zoo. Many are accompanied by handwritten captions which are translated and further described in the container list which follows
.2 linear feet (1 half-size document box)
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