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Abraham K. Holocaust testimony (HVT-2616) interviewed by Patrick Robichaud and Debra Gill Porter

Oral History | Fortunoff Collection ID: HVT-2616

Videotape testimony of Abraham K., who was born in Goworowo, Poland in 1933. He recalls German invasion; fires and shooting; his father arranging for them (his sister, mother, aunt, uncle, two cousins and three grandparents) to flee to Soviet-occupied Białystok; deportation to Siberia by the Soviets; his mother's death (his grandparents and one cousin also eventually died); placement in an orphanage with his sister; his uncle and father serving in the military; separation from his sister for two years; retrieval by his uncle after the war; being smuggled to Germany; and emigration to the United States. Mr. K. notes his sister is writing a biography.

Author/Creator
K., Abraham, 1933-
Published
Kansas City, Kansas : Midwest Center for Holocaust Education, 1994
Interview Date
July 12, 1994.
Language
English
Copies
2 copies: 3/4 in. dub; and 1/2 in. VHS with time coding.
Cite As
Abraham K. Holocaust Testimony (HVT-2616). 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/4296914
Record last modified: 2011-05-05 11:41:00
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