Harry C. Holocaust testimony (HVT-606)
Videotape testimony of Harry C., who was born in Poland in 1896, the youngest of three children. He recalls attending cheder in Sosnowiec; his older sisters' marriages; his parents' deaths; working in textiles; marriage; German invasion; his wife's deportation to Auschwitz; his deportation to Auschwitz; transfer to Blechhammer; slave labor “digging and chopping”; public hangings; Allied bombings; hospitalization; liberation by Soviet troops; traveling to Katowice, then Sosnowiec; a month later leaving for Wrocław, then Munich; living in Föhrenwald displaced persons camp from 1945 to 1949; remarriage; and emigration to join his wife's relatives in the United States.
- Greenwich, Conn. : Second Generation of Westchester, 1983
- Interview Date
- June 9, 1983.
Sosnowiec (Województwo Śląskie, Poland)
- 4 copies: 1/2 in. VHS dub; Betacam SP restoration master; Betacam SP restoration submaster; and 1/2 in. VHS with time coding.
- Cite As
- Harry C. Holocaust Testimony (HVT-606). Fortunoff Video Archive for Holocaust Testimonies, Yale University Library.