Ralph M. Holocaust testimony (HVT-819) interviewed by James W. Pennebaker and Esther Cronson
- Dallas, Tex. : Memorial Center for Holocaust Studies, 1986
- Interview Date
- September 6, 1986.
- 4 copies: 3/4 in. submaster; Betacam SP restoration master; Betacam SP restoration submaster; and 1/2 in. VHS with time coding.
- Cite As
- Ralph M. Holocaust Testimony (HVT-819). Fortunoff Video Archive for Holocaust Testimonies, Yale University Library.
Videotape testimony of Ralph M., who was born in 1922 and served in the United States Army. He recounts military draft in November 1942; landing at Omaha beach; the Battle of the Bulge; assisting displaced persons; entering Dachau; emaciated prisoners; locating a mass grave near Regensburg; forcing the local townspeople to rebury the dead; working at Straubing displaced persons camp; friendships with refugees; returning home; and military discharge. He shows photographs and a drawing of himself by a former camp prisoner.