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Oral history interview with Kathleen Steinhaus

Oral History | Accession Number: 2006.70.112 | RG Number: RG-50.583.0112

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Kathleen Steinhaus (née Laszlo), born on August 7, 1920 in Budapest, Hungary, describes growing up in Hungary before the war; experiencing the beginning of the German occupation in 1944; escaping the Gestapo with the help of Wallenberg; her fake Swedish passport; surviving the war living under a fake identity; traveling to Sweden post-war; emigrating; and establishing her life in Australia in 1946.

Interviewee
Kathleen Steinhaus
Interviewer
Herta Imhof
Date
1992 September 27  (interview)
Language
English
Extent
1 sound cassette.
Credit Line
Forms part of the Claims Conference International Holocaust Documentation Archive at the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum. This archive consists of documentation whose reproduction and/or acquisition was made possible with funding from the Conference on Jewish Material Claims Against Germany.
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Record last modified: 2018-01-22 11:01:12
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