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Oral history interview with Leah Goltzman

Oral History | Accession Number: 2011.112 | RG Number: RG-50.655.0001

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Leah Goltzman, born circa 1938 (possibly 1936) in Chelm, Poland, discusses her experiences as a refugee as she and her family fled from the Nazis across Poland into Russia; her family’s capture and transport to Stalinsk (Novokuznetsk), Siberia; her struggle to survive during the war; living for five years in displaced persons camps, including one in Ebelsberg, Austria (near Linz); immigrating to the United States; and her reflections about lessons learned during the Holocaust.

Interviewee
Mrs. Leah Goltzman
Interviewer
Janis Haswell
Date
2010 October 07  (interview)
2010 November 05  (interview)
Language
English
Genre/Form
Oral histories.
Extent
4 sound cassettes (120 min.).
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Janis Haswell
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Record last modified: 2018-01-22 10:37:44
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