Gilbert H. Holocaust testimony (HVT-2551) interviewed by Abraham Huberman
- Buenos Aires, Argentina : Fundacion "Memoria del Holocausto," 1992
- Interview Date
- May 15. 1992.
- 2 copies: 3/4 in. dub; and 1/2 in. VHS with time coding.
- Cite As
- Gilbert H. Holocaust Testimony (HVT-2551). Fortunoff Video Archive for Holocaust Testimonies, Yale University Library.
Videotape testimony of Gilbert H., who was born in Paris, France in 1941. He speaks of his parents, who emigrated to France from Warsaw; his father's arrest and deportation to Auschwitz in 1941; his mother's arrest seven months after his birth; hiding with his grandparents in Parisian suburbs with assistance from French non-Jews; his grandfather's arrest and deportation to Auschwitz; fleeing with his grandmother to Lyon; hiding in a small town near the Swiss border; his grandfather's return after liberation; and emigration with his grandparents to Argentina after they learned his parents had perished in Auschwitz. Mr. H. discusses his postwar experiences; psychological problems; and his strong interest in the Holocaust.