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Oral history interview with Magda Verebes

Oral History | Accession Number: 2006.70.118 | RG Number: RG-50.583.0118

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Magda Verebes (née Lebovits), born on April 1, 1924 in Budapest, Hungary, describes growing up in Hungary before the war; the beginning of the war; the start of the German occupation in 1944; living in fear and seeking shelter in a cigarette factory; being transported to Ravensbrück; leaving Ravensbrück and going to Penning where she survived the war; returning to Hungary and marrying her husband; and living in Paris, France after the end of the war before emigrating; and establishing her life in Australia in 1950.

Interviewee
Magda Verebes
Interviewer
Pierre Lang
Date
1990 May 03  (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 11:01:56
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