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Frank S. Holocaust testimony (HVT-30) interviewed by Laurel Vlock

Oral History | Fortunoff Collection ID: HVT-30

Videotape testimony of Frank S., who was born in Breslau, Germany, in 1921. He describes his childhood in Breslau and the changes which he experienced, particularly in school after 1933. He also details his apprenticeship, at the age of fifteen, to a Nazi electrician; the experience of Kristallnacht, during which he was protected by his gentile cleaning lady; his emigration to England in 1938, where he, a German citizen, was confined as an enemy alien after the outbreak of the war; and the effect of these experiences on his personality.

Author/Creator
S., Frank, 1921-
Published
New Haven, Conn. : Holocaust Survivors Film Project, 1980
Interview Date
February 16, 1980.
Language
English
Copies
3 copies: 3/4 in. master; 3/4 in. dub; and 1/2 in. VHS with time coding.
Cite As
Frank S. Holocaust Testimony (HVT-30). 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/616341
Record last modified: 2016-03-28 10:27:00
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