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Morris G. Holocaust testimony (HVT-808) interviewed by Debbie Weinberg and Ann Gadol

Oral History | Fortunoff Collection ID: HVT-808

Videotape testimony of Morris G., who was born in Praszka, Poland in 1914, three months after his father's death. In addition to information in a previously recorded testimony (HVT-19), Mr. G. recounts his mother's remarriage; moving to Częstochowa, Będzin, then Warsaw; working in a bakery; moving to Łódź; living with a cousin; ghettoization; working in the kitchen of the Grunow-Spiegelberge labor camp; transfer back to the ghetto, then Kreising; public executions; burying prisoners in mass graves; liberation by French troops; living briefly in Ostrach; assistance from United States troops; traveling to Heidenheim with a group; establishment of a displaced persons camp; traveling with a group to the Bergen-Belsen displaced persons camp; working for UNRRA; marriage; his son's birth; and emigration to the United States.

Author/Creator
G., Morris, 1914-
Published
Dallas, Tex. : Memorial Center for Holocaust Studies, 1986
Interview Date
April 27, 1986.
Language
English
Copies
2 copies: 3/4 in. submaster; and 1/2 in. VHS with time coding.
Cite As
Morris G. Holocaust Testimony (HVT-808). Fortunoff Video Archive for Holocaust Testimonies, Yale University Library.