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Oral history interview with Geertruida Finkelstein

Oral History | Accession Number: 2006.70.130 | RG Number: RG-50.583.0130

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Geertruida Finkelstein (née Shapiro), born June 18, 1925 in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, describes growing up in the Netherlands before the war; experiencing the beginning of the war and German occupation; fleeing Amsterdam with the help of the underground; living in hiding on a farm and working for the underground; almost getting caught once when Germans went to the farm; liberation; and immigrating to and establishing her life in Australia in 1946.

Interviewee
Geertruida Finkelstein
Interviewer
Jill Margo
Date
1990 February  (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 11:03:21
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