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Oral history interview with Helen Luksenburg and William Luksenburg

Oral History | Accession Number: 2009.281.6 | RG Number: RG-50.009.0006

Some video files begin with 10-60 seconds of color bars.

Helen Luksenburg and William Luksenburg describe the how they endured terrible hardships in concentration camps, including Blechhammer, Flossenbürg, and Ravensbrück; how William was injured in the stone quarry at Flossenbürg; marching to Ravensbrück and his strategies for surviving the death march; how he collapsed unnoticed during the march and being saved by a farmer; how he was treated with DDT for lice by the U.S. army; meeting each other as prisoners in the camps; and how they reunited after the war.

Interviewee
William Luksenburg
Mrs. Helen C. Luksenburg
Date
1989 August 19  (interview)
Language
English
Extent
1 videocassette (U-Matic) : sound, color ; 3/4 in..
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of the Holocaust Eyewitness Project and Edith Fierst
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Record last modified: 2018-04-10 16:11:33
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