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Oral history interview with Paul Szabo

Oral History | Accession Number: 2006.70.114 | RG Number: RG-50.583.0114

Paul Szabo, born September 2, 1921 in Budapest, Hungary, describes growing up in Hungary before the war; experiencing the beginning of the war; the subsequent persecution of Jews; working in a labor camp starting in October 1942; witnessing the unprompted Hungarian violence towards the Jews; performing forced labor in Ukraine digging trenches in the mountains; retreating with the approaching Russian army; escaping and taking a taking a train to Romania to hide; surviving the war and returning to Hungary; traveling to Cuba in 1969; and immigrating to Australia in 1981.

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Szabo, Paul
Lang, Pierre
interview:  1991 February 05
1 sound cassette.
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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.
Record last modified: 2022-07-28 20:11:17
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