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|Catalog No.||18756||Similar Items|
|Brief Description||A UNRRA truck at the entrance gate to the Wetzlar DP camp.||Similar Items|
|Registry No.||11775p||Similar Items|
|Period||After World War II||Similar Items|
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An UNRRA truck at the entrance gate to the Wetzlar DP camp. On the gate are a sign saying "D.P. Center 538, UNRRA Team 88", and the flag of the World Zionist Organization.
UNRRA (United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Administration) was established as an organization for aiding refugees, displaced persons and the nationals of Allies in the countries of Europe liberated from Nazi German occupation, and in the Far East.
"Encyclopedia of the Holocaust" (Yad Vashem, ed. I. Gutman), NY: Macmillan, 1990, vol. 4, pp. 1538 - 1540. Close