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Gilbert H. Holocaust testimony (HVT-2551) interviewed by Abraham Huberman

Oral History | Fortunoff Collection ID: HVT-2551

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.

Author/Creator
H., Gilbert, 1941-
Published
Buenos Aires, Argentina : Fundacion "Memoria del Holocausto," 1992
Interview Date
May 15. 1992.
Language
Spanish
Copies
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.
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View in Yale University Library Catalog: http://hdl.handle.net/10079/bibid/1093077
Record last modified: 2011-05-05 11:12:00
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