Harry C. Holocaust testimony (HVT-606)
- Greenwich, Conn. : Second Generation of Westchester, 1983
- Interview Date
- June 9, 1983.
- 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.
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.