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hoogvliet
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From: Netherlands
Registered: 12/11/2009
posted 12/11/2009 7:47:41 AM    Click here to view the profile for hoogvliet  Click here to email hoogvliet  edit/delete post  Reply w/Quote
Dear readers

Whoever member of the 12th Armored Division or those present at time of liberation of outcamp Kaufering VII(Erpfting) please contact me.One of my family members was there and maybe someone has made some pictures of the actual situation.
Thanks in advance

MikeWoldenberg
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From: University at Buffalo (NY)
Registered: 6/1/2004
posted 12/13/2009 7:19:17 PM    Click here to view the profile for MikeWoldenberg  Click here to email MikeWoldenberg  edit/delete post  Reply w/Quote
Dear Sir: I checked on the left hand column, and saw
LIBERATION OF CONCENTRATION CAMPS. There are two
videos containing interviews of veterans who helped liberate
the Kaufering camps. The name of the camp Erpfting (spelling?) is not specifically mentioned. I do know that the
12th armored was in some of the camps, including Landsberg, and I believe camp IV. The following men were interviewed: Brad Dressler (23d Tank Battalion),

brdsy@comcast.net 615 382 6959

Julius Bernstein 82nd Medical Batt. Contact Max Eagelfeld
the Unit Rep to the Hellcat News for information on any men from his Battalion who are still living.
hondalover@aol.com

Paul Lozden 23d Tank Battalion: Contact Brad Dresslerl

Sid Brickel: 92nd Recon. Contact Bob Payne:
rrpayneb92rcn@verizon.net, 410 549 2748

134th Armored Ordnance Battalion, contact Ken
Klinedinst (Legacy member, now Unit Rep)
kbk@conknet.com

493d Aarmored Field Artillery, (A.G; Bramble was interviewed) Contact Marvin Bertelson, Unit Rep
408 739 5958

Finally, Joe Hausner was a prisoner who was liberated by
the 12th Armored. I believe he was in camp IV and he was liberated in Landsberg. I will send his phone number
separately.

Mike Woldenberg
Bernstein 82nd Medical Batt.