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Jacques B. Holocaust testimony (HVT-2819) interviewed by Claude Morhange and Annette Wieviorka,

Oral History | Fortunoff Collection ID: HVT-2819

Videotape testimony of Jacques B., who was born in Poland in 1933. He recalls living in Warsaw; vacationing in Otwock when the Germans invaded; fleeing to Sarny with his parents; Soviet occupation; attending school until the German invasion in June 1941; fleeing with his parents to Siberia via Kobyzhcha; living with his mother in Turksib and Dzhambul from the end of 1941 until 1946 (his parents were divorced); observing people starving to death; repatriation to Wrocław with his mother; pervasive antisemitism in school; joining the youth section of the Bund; and emigration with his mother to Paris in May 1949.

Author/Creator
B., Jacques, 1933-
Published
Paris, France : Témoignages pour mémoire, 1993
Interview Date
November 30, 1993.
Locale
Poland
Warsaw (Poland)
Otwock (Poland)
Sarny (Rivnensʹka oblastʹ, Ukraine)
Zhambyl (Zhambyl oblysy, Kazakhstan)
Wrocław (Poland)
Kobyzhcha (Ukraine)
Turksib (Kazakhstan)
Paris (France)
Language
French
Copies
2 copies: 3/4 in. dub; and 1/2 in. VHS with time coding.
Cite As
Jacques B. Holocaust Testimony (HVT-2819). Fortunoff Video Archive for Holocaust Testimonies, Yale University Library.
 
View in Yale University Library Catalog: http://hdl.handle.net/10079/bibid/1109437
Record last modified: 2018-05-30 11:32:00
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