Anne D. Holocaust testimony (HVT-3525) interviewed by Erin Soriano
- Vancouver, B.C. : Vancouver Holocaust Centre Society, 1996
- Interview Date
- April 9, 1996.
- 2 copies: 3/4 in. dub; and 1/2 in. VHS with time coding.
- Cite As
- Anne D. Holocaust Testimony (HVT-3525). Fortunoff Video Archive for Holocaust Testimonies, Yale University Library.
Videotape testimony of Anne D., who was born in Budapest, Hungary in 1935. She recounts attending boarding school when her mother became ill in 1938; her parents' baptisms; not knowing she was Jewish; illegal emigration to Lucerne, Switzerland in 1939, then to Casablanca (they had relatives there); regularly attending church; exposure to antisemitism (she did not learn she was Jewish until she was ten); marriage to an American soldier in 1954; emigration to Seattle; the births of two children; divorce; remarriage; living in France, where her third child was born, then Seattle; and emigration to Canada (her parents lived there). Ms. D. discusses meeting her Hungarian grandmother in 1956; telling her husband and children she was Jewish; and belonging to a child survivor group.