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Hershel P. Holocaust testimony (HVT-1366) interviewed by Steve Barger and Murray Berger,

Oral History | Fortunoff Collection ID: HVT-1366

Videotape testimony of Hershel P., who was born in Łuków, Poland in 1922. In addition to information in a previously recorded testimony (HVT-717), Mr. P. recounts a forced march to Siedlce, then Ostrołęka in 1939; release; returning to Łuków; traveling to Łosice with his sister and brother-in-law en route to Soviet-occupied territory; working as a Soviet policeman after the war; deserting in April 1945; traveling to Lublin; obtaining false papers from an official; and traveling west to Katowice, then Wrocław.

Author/Creator
P., Hershel, 1922-
Published
Dallas, Tex. : Memorial Center for Holocaust Studies, 1987
Interview Date
October 25, 1987.
Locale
Poland
Łuków (Siedlce)
Germany
Munich
Łuków (Lublin, Poland)
Siedlce (Poland)
Lublin (Poland)
Wrocław (Poland)
Katowice (Poland)
Łosice (Poland)
Ostrołęka (Województwo Mazowieckie, Poland)
Ostrów Mazowiecka (Poland)
Brest (Belarus)
Dęblin (Warsaw, Poland)
Munich (Germany)
Language
English
Copies
4 copies: 3/4 in. master; Betacam SP restoration master; Betacam SP restoration submaster; and 1/2 in. VHS with time coding.
Cite As
Hershel P. Holocaust Testimony (HVT-1366). Fortunoff Video Archive for Holocaust Testimonies, Yale University Library.
 
View in Yale University Library Catalog: http://hdl.handle.net/10079/bibid/4295008
Record last modified: 2018-05-30 11:33:00
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