Pola G. Holocaust testimony (HVT-1944) interviewed by Gitta Fajerstein and Sondra Kraft
- Wilmette, Ill. : Holocaust Education Foundation, 1994
- Interview Date
- December 4, 1994.
- 2 copies: 3/4 in. master; and 1/2 in. VHS with time coding.
- Cite As
- Pola G. Holocaust Testimony (HVT-1944). Fortunoff Video Archive for Holocaust Testimonies, Yale University Library.
Videotape testimony of Pola G., who was born in Stopnica, Poland in 1926, one of five children. She recalls their traditional shtetl life; German invasion in 1939; ghettoization; transport with her sister and sister-in-law to Skarżysko-Kamienna in 1942; slave labor in a munitions factory; smuggling food with help from civilian workers; their transfer to Częstochowa in 1944, then to Ravensbrück, Burgau, and Dachau; being wounded during liberation by United States troops; living in Feldafing displaced persons camp; marriage in 1945; moving to Brussels; her son's birth; emigration to Israel in January 1949; her other son's birth; and emigration to join her sister in the United States in 1959.