Title: Offenbach, Germany, OAD commander, Captain Bencowitz at the end of his service, after seven months at the OAD.
Location: Offenbach,Germany, Offenbach am Main,Germany
Subject Keywords: Uniforms
, Postwar period
, Confiscation of property
, Restitution of property after the War
, US Army
Origin: Issac Bencowitz
Name of submitter: Sima Karie
Description: Volume Two of an album originally entitled "The Einsatzstab Reichsleiter Rosenberg (ERR) of which the Offenbach Archival Depot has become the antithesis".
This volume was prepared between May and November 1946.
The album documents the collection of possessions stolen by the Nazis in the occupied countries and their restitution. The Offenbach Archival Depot (OAD), a US Army organization in the American zone, was responsible for this operation.
Credit: Yad Vashem
Archival signature: 368
Album number: FA2 73/A45
Album Title: An album which documents postwar efforts of the Offenbach Archival Depot (OAD) to restore cultural property that was confiscated by the Einsatzstab Reichsleiter Rosenberg (ERR).