Buchenwald

April 9, 2006: Concentration camp survivor Emil Alperin of the Ukraine is pictured in an Associated Press photo laying down flowers at Buchenwald near Weimar in eastern Germany as part of the commemoration ceremonies for the 61st anniversary of the liberation of the former Nazi concentration camp.

East Germany (Deutsche Demokratische Republik or DDR) issued a stamp – Scott No. 2702 – in 1988 commemorating the 30-year anniversary of the placement of a memorial monument at the Buchenwald concentration camp site.

buchenwald - ddr - 1988

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