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Harold R. Holocaust testimony (HVT-1616) interviewed by Diane M. Plotkin

Oral History | Fortunoff Collection ID: HVT-1616

Videotape testimony of Harold R., who was born in 1923 and drafted into the United States Army in 1943. He recounts deployment to North Africa, then Italy; training in a medical laboratory; moving through to France to Germany; entering Dachau after lits liberation; observing malnourished and sick prisoners; corpses stacked “like wood”; testing prisoners for typhus, and leaving after a short time. He shows photographs taken at Dachau.

Author/Creator
R., Harold., 1923-
Published
Dallas, Tex. : Memorial Center for Holocaust Studies, 1991
Interview Date
March 15, 1991.
Language
English
Copies
4 copies: 3/4 in. submaster; Betacam SP restoration master; Betacam SP restoration submaster; and 1/2 in. VHS with time coding.
Cite As
Harold R. Holocaust Testimony (HVT-1616). 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/4295805
Record last modified: 2011-05-05 11:40:00
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