Vincent Z. Holocaust testimony (HVT-1619) interviewed by Murray Berger and Betty Erickson-Elliot
- Dallas, Tex. : Memorial Center for Holocaust Studies, 1991
- Interview Date
- March 12, 1991.
- 4 copies: 3/4 in. dub; Betacam restoration master; Betacam restoration submaster; and 1/2 in. VHS with time coding.
- Cite As
- Vincent Z. Holocaust Testimony (HVT-1619). Fortunoff Video Archive for Holocaust Testimonies, Yale University Library.
Videotape testimony of Vincent Z., who served with the United States Army in World War II. He recounts speaking fluent Polish; deployment to London; working in a press unit publishing Polish newspapers; contacts with the Polish government-in-exile and Polish resistants; transfer to Paris, then to Germany; visiting Dachau in November 1945; observing the gas chambers and crematorium; speaking with a Catholic priest and other liberated prisoners; working with UNRRA in Bad Nauheim to publish newspapers for the displaced persons camps; and assisting with displaced persons camp education programs. Mr. Z. notes frequent trips to Germany and visiting the memorial at Dachau. He shows photographs.