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Accession number 1986.001
Catalog Number 1986.001.003
Object Name Footlocker
Description Portable Ark/Altar made in 1944 in the Solomon Islands by donor from medical footlocker and other war materials. Used in services in South Pacific. Contains US Army tallis, 2 brass weights, miniature torah (scroll), "Chaplain Weitz" desk nameplate, 3 candlestick holders, 2 Jewish candles, ram's horn, prayerbook, metal Star of David.
Date 1944
Collection Weitz, Martin
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Event World War II
People Weitz, Martin
Subjects Chaplains
Religious aspects of war
Magen David