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USC Shoah Foundation Institute testimony of Marika Somerstein

Record Type:
Oral History
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
Holdings Status:
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