Ida C. Holocaust testimony (HVT-1471) interviewed by Lucy Samorodin and Victoria Hecht
- Baltimore, Md. : Baltimore Jewish Council, 1990
- Interview Date
- March 7, 1990.
- 2 copies: 3/4 in. dub; and 1/2 in. VHS with time coding.
- Cite As
- Ida C. Holocaust Testimony (HVT-1471). Fortunoff Video Archive for Holocaust Testimonies, Yale University Library.
Videotape testimony of Ida C., who was born in Warsaw, Poland in 1931. She recalls moving to Siedlce, returning to Warsaw prior to 1938; brief German invasion while she was with her grandparents near Siedlce; Soviet occupation; traveling to Minsk; her parents and sister joining them, transport to Arkhangelʹsk in late 1939, then to a labor camp in Komi; attending school while her parents worked; hunger; and transfer to Samarqand at the end of 1941. Mrs. C. recounts their return to Poland in 1945; leaving Łódź intending to emigrate to Palestine, living in a displaced persons camp and in Ulm; attending school; and emigrating to the United States in 1949.