John F. Holocaust testimony (HVT-1059) interviewed by Bernard Weinstein and Mark Lender
- Union, N.J. : Kean College Oral Testimonies Project, 1987
- Interview Date
- October 1, 1987.
- 2 copies: 3/4 in. dub; and 1/2 in. VHS with time coding.
- Cite As
- John F. Holocaust Testimony (HVT-1059). Fortunoff Video Archive for Holocaust Testimonies, Yale University Library.
Videotape testimony of John F., who served in the United States Army Air Corps during World War II. He recalls being assigned to an information gathering unit; traveling as a group of four to assignments and conveying their findings to their commander; assignment to visit Buchenwald; not being able to have imagined what they saw; being shown parts of the camp by an English-speaking guide, a former prisoner; disgust at the sights and smells; and continuing on to future assignments. Mr. F. discusses serving on the governor's Holocaust Committee and implementing Holocaust curriculum for sixth, seventh, and eight grades.