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Oral history interview with Herman Kurt Seiden

Oral History | Accession Number: 2011.114 | RG Number: RG-50.661.0001

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Born in Poland, Herman Kurt Seiden recounts his family's history in Portugal and Poland, their experiences during the Holocaust; his service in the Russian army; his wife's experience in hiding and then in the woods with Polish partisans; his arrangement with a Jewish organization to desert the Russian army and come to the United States; leaving Germany with his wife; and arriving in New York City in 1946 on the Ernie Pyle.

Interviewee
Herman K. Seiden
Language
Yiddish
Extent
1 CD-ROM.
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Louis Seiden
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Record last modified: 2018-01-22 10:37:45
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