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Oral history interview with Lili Brody-Carmosino

Oral History | Accession Number: 2009.319 | RG Number: RG-50.030.0541

Lili Brody-Carmosino born June 2, 1938 in Iasi, Romania describes her childhood in prewar Romania; her father, mother, and brother Morris; her father’s occupation as a tailor; the Jewish and gentile relations before the war; the beginning of the war in 1942; the persecution of Jews; her family’s move to Bucharest after Iasi was bombed; her family’s arrest and transport in a boxcar; her family’s escape to Budapest after their boxcar disconnected from the rest of the train; her family’s time hiding in the woods where they were eventually found and put in jail; her family’s escape from the jail and time hiding in a stable; her family’s clandestine escape to Salzburg, Austria; their survival together in Austria; their time in Beth Bialik displaced persons camp; her immigration to Toronto, Canada; economic aid provided by the Jewish Federation; her immigration to the United States; her marriage and life in Connecticut; and her second marriage and work for the judiciary system.

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Ms. Lili Brody-Carmosino
Ina Navazelskis
interview:  2009 October 15
1 digital file : WAV.
Record last modified: 2020-03-26 09:40:13
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