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Oral history interview with Thereza Waldner

Oral History | Accession Number: 2006.70.120 | RG Number: RG-50.583.0120

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Thereza Waldner (née Schwalb), born on May 24, 1910 in Gyor, Hungary, describes growing up in Hungary before the war; the beginning of the war; the start of the German occupation in 1944; leaving her town and working in a brick factory as forced laborer; being deported to Auschwitz; enduring the harsh conditions of Auschwitz; being transferred to Ravensbrück, Tachau bei Leipzig, and then to Altenburg, where she worked in an ammunition factory; being liberated in Altenburg; returning to Hungary; and immigrating to Australia in 1958.

Interviewee
Thereza Waldner
Interviewer
Irene Stanbrook
Date
1990 April 05  (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 11:02:11
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