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Boris Schachnes family collection

Collection Summary
Collection of photographs and documents relating to the Schachnes family in Berlin until 1938, in Warsaw between December 1938 and December 1939, Istanbul, Turkey and Palestine since March 1941. Three audio tapes: interview with Boris Uri Schachnes. Erna and Abram Schachnes joined their children Boris and Wladimir in Palestine c. 1942. Wladimir and Boris fought in the War of Independence in the Givati Brigade; Wladimir Zeev Schachnes was killed in action on May 13, 1948.
The collection was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 2010 by Ellen, Elise, and Boris Schachnes.
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Schachnes family papers

Document | Accession Number: 2010.473.1

Oral history interview with Boris Uri Schachnes

Oral History | Accession Number: 2010.473.2 | RG Number: RG-50.660.0001

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