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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.

P., Hershel, 1922-
Dallas, Tex. : Memorial Center for Holocaust Studies, 1987
Interview Date
October 25, 1987.
4 copies: 3/4 in. master; Betacam SP restoration master; Betacam SP restoration submaster; and 1/2 in. VHS with time coding.
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Hershel P. Holocaust Testimony (HVT-1366). Fortunoff Video Archive for Holocaust Testimonies, Yale University Library.
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