Advanced Search

Learn About The Holocaust

Special Collections

My Saved Research

Login

Register

Help

Skip to main content

Oral history interview with Aniko Whealy

Oral History | Accession Number: 2006.70.125 | RG Number: RG-50.583.0125

Some video files begin with 10-60 seconds of color bars.

Aniko Whealy (née Vago), born on June 12, 1908 in Kunszentmiklos, Hungary, describes growing up in Budapest before the war; the beginning of the Nazi occupation in 1944; her imprisonment; being transferred to Ravensbrück; being transferred to Meuselwitz and then to Buchenwald; living with a German family after Buchenwald was evacuated; leaving the German family and walking to Graslitz (Kraslice, Czech Republic), where she lived for a short period of time before returning to Hungary via train; communicating with her brother in Sydney, Australia; deciding to emigrate; and immigrating to Australia in 1946.

Interviewee
Aniko Whealy
Interviewer
Anita Stanbrook
Date
1990 March 15  (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.
Expand all
 
Record last modified: 2018-01-22 11:02:47
This page: https://collections.ushmm.org/search/catalog/irn43330