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Oral history interview with Margaret Prost

Oral History | Accession Number: 1999.A.0122.1144 | RG Number: RG-50.477.1144

Margaret Prost discusses her early childhood in Berlin, Germany; her assimilated family life; her education at a Jewish school; life under the Nuremberg Laws; her memories of male relatives who were taken to concentration camps; her experiences with the Kindertransport in 1939; the boarding school she attended in Kent, England; her adoptive family in London, England; her parents' emigration from Germany; her time in Paris, France after the war working for the US Army; her marriage to an American soldier; and her life in the United States.


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Interviewee
Margaret Prost
Interviewer
Hilde Gattmann
Anne G. Saldinger
Date
interview:  2005 August 31
Language
English
Extent
1 videocassette (SVHS) : sound, color ; 1/2 in..
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Jewish Family and Children's Services of San Francisco, the Peninsula, Marin and Sonoma Counties
 
Record last modified: 2020-03-26 09:40:27
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