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USC Shoah Foundation Institute testimony of Marika Somerstein

Interviewee Marika Somerstein
Gender F
Birth Year 1936
Birth City Nyíregyháza (Hungary)
Birth Country Hungary
Prewar Religious Identity Judaism
Postwar Religious Identity reform Judaism
Ghettos Nyíregyháza (Hungary : Ghetto)
Hiding or False Identity Location Nyíregyháza (Hungary)
Type of Hiding Place houses
Location of Liberation Hungary
Liberated By armed forces/ Soviet
Other Experiences escapes from the ghettos
escapes during deportations
concealment of Jewish identity
Interview Date 12/19/1995
Interview Location NY / U.S.A.
Interview Length 1:05:20
VHA Interview Code 10252
Experience Group Jewish Survivor
Description Forms part of the USC Shoah Foundation Institute Visual History Archive.
Restrictions On-site access only. Registration required.
Language English
Special Collection USC Shoah Foundation Visual History Archive
Record Type Oral History
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