Number on strip of cloth, 58155
Gift of Elizabeth Kroo Teitelbaum
Id no. 59.95, Textile
Subject(s):  Camps
This strip of textile with the number 58155 was designed to be sewn onto a prisoner?s uniform. The donor most likely acquired this strip of cloth during her time as a prisoner at Auschwitz-Birkenau. After surviving several selections at Birkenau, Kroo was eventually sent to Ravensbrueck and then to the Lippstadt labor camp in Germany.

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