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Leonard S. Holocaust testimony (HVT-818) interviewed by Debbie Weinberg and Ann Gadol

Oral History | Fortunoff Collection ID: HVT-818

Videotape testimony of Leonard S., who served in the United States Army in World War II. He recounts fighting in Germany; liberating Nordhausen; transfer to Patton's 3rd Army; entering Dachau; seeing the crematoria and piles of human bones; liberating Eger; seeing severely emaciated prisoners and corpses stacked on flatbed trucks; and administering Bamberg displaced persons camp where they distributed Red Cross supplies meant for U.S. prisoners of war. He shows documents and objects from the war.

Author/Creator
S., Leonard.
Published
Dallas, Tex. : Memorial Center for Holocaust Studies, 1986
Interview Date
July 13, 1986.
Language
English
Copies
2 copies: 3/4 in. dub; and 1/2 in. VHS with time coding.
Cite As
Leonard S. Holocaust Testimony (HVT-818). Fortunoff Video Archive for Holocaust Testimonies, Yale University Library.