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Certificate issued by Allied military authorities in Hamburg. Dated 2 August 1945, it verifies that Israel Laks was imprisoned in Bergen-Belsen as a member of the Polish Home Army. He fought in the Polish Warsaw Uprising under false identity as a Pole

Certificate issued by Allied military authorities in Hamburg. Dated 2 August 1945, it verifies that Israel Laks was imprisoned in Bergen-Belsen as a member of the Polish Home Army. He fought in the Polish Warsaw Uprising under false identity as a Pole

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Belzberg Architects: Los Angeles Museum of the Holocaust

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