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Elbridge H. Holocaust testimony (HVT-1439) interviewed by Bernard Weinstein

Oral History | Fortunoff Collection ID: HVT-1439

Videotape testimony of Elbridge H., who was born in 1924 and served with the United States Army 20th Armored Division in World War II. He recounts entering Dachau immediately after it was liberated; being overwhelmed with grief; the pervasive stench; piles of corpses; emaciated, dazed inmates; and leaving shortly thereafter. Mr. H. discusses his inability to believe the "inhumanity" of the camp; visiting Dachau with his family in 1964; and recently speaking publicly about his experience at Dachau.

Author/Creator
H., Elbridge, 1924-
Published
Union, N.J. : Kean College Oral Testimonies Project, 1990
Interview Date
January 23, 1990.
Language
English
Copies
4 copies: 3/4 in. dub; Betacam SP restoration master; Betacam SP restoration submaster; and 1/2 in. VHS with time coding.
Cite As
Elbridge H. Holocaust Testimony (HVT-1439). Fortunoff Video Archive for Holocaust Testimonies, Yale University Library.
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View in Yale University Library Catalog: http://hdl.handle.net/10079/bibid/4295056
Record last modified: 2011-05-05 11:40:00
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