Large collection of Nazi artifacts discovered in Argentina

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Argentinean police found around 75 Nazi artifacts in a collector’s home near Buenos Aires. The collection provides more evidence of the presence of high-ranking Nazis in South America after the Second World War.

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A bust relief of Adolf Hitler, magnifying glasses in boxes with swastikas and a medical device to measure head size were just some of the Nazi artifacts Argentinean police found in a collector’s home in Beccar, a suburb of Buenos Aires.

Authorities say they believe these items are originals that belonged to high-ranking Nazis in Germany during World War II. They believe it is the largest collection of Nazi artifacts in the country’s history.‘Nazi refuge’ unearthed by archaeologists in Argentina. No other country in Latin America received as many European Jews fleeing the Nazi regime than Argentina. The influence of their culture can be felt even today – especially in Buenos Aires. (29.11.2012)

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