Honoring the Liberators : Remembering Liberation — In Their Own Words
Liberator:

David Cohen

Ohrdruf

David Cohen, a New York City native, went overseas with the 4th Armored Division as a radio operator. He first saw action in France about a month after the Normandy invasion, and fought through Belgium and into Germany. His unit came upon the Ohrdruf Concentration Camp in April, 1945.

Object Name:
Print, Photographic
Object ID:
P992.130.008
Description:
David Cohen with his foot on a step. The caption on back reads, "David Cohen with 4th Armored Division, 1943. This division fought its way into Ohrdruf and Buchenwald."
Date:
4/1945
Collection:
Cohen, David
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