Papers of Traunstein Displaced Persons Camp, 1997, comprise copies of press cuttings regarding Traunstein Displaced Persons Camp with covering letter.
Traunstein Displaced Persons Camp: press cuttings
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 1556 WL 1600
- Dates of Creation1997
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialGerman
- Physical Description1 file
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
During World War Two, Traunstein, Bavaria, was the site of a subcamp of Dachau concentration camp. In 1946 it became a displaced persons camp housing Jewish refugees from Eastern Europe. In 1997 the City archive of Traunstein put on an exhibition about the camp entitled Ein Leben aufs Neu. Juedische Displaced Persons auf deutschem Boden, 1945-1948 .
Arranged in chronological order.
Conditions Governing Access
Deposited by Traunstein Stadtarchiv.
Other Finding Aids
A detailed description exists on the Wiener Library's online catalogue www.wienerlibrary.co.uk.
Compiled by Howard Falksohn.
Conditions Governing Use
Copies can be made for personal use. Permission must be sought for publication.