Oral testimony of JosMarie Vanderspek
Some video files begin with 10-60 seconds of color bars.
- Alternate Title
- "What it Really Feels Like to be Occupied, 1940-1945"
- Mrs. JosMarie Vanderspek
- Credit Line
- United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Mrs. JosMarie Vanderspek
In a speech entitled "What it Really Feels Like to be Occupied, 1940-1945," JosMarie Vanderspek, originally of Roermond, the Netherlands, describes her memories of the German invasion and occupation of the Netherlands, including her memories of the resistance and the anti-Jewish actions taken against her neighbors. In the fall of 1944, Roermond was evacuated so that the Germans could place anti-Allied booby traps. They were able to return home after the war had ended. A transcript of her speech is included.
Record last modified: 2018-01-22 10:38:03
This page: https://collections.ushmm.org/search/catalog/irn36174