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Oral history interview with Masza Goldenberg

Oral History | Accession Number: 2006.70.146 | RG Number: RG-50.583.0146

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Masza Goldenberg (née Pakula), born on December 28, 1921 in Chorszow, Poland and describes her family before the war; her family’s move to Lodz in 1936, where she worked and attended university, receiving a degree in business; the beginning of Nazi occupation; the construction of the Lodz ghetto; the liquidation of the ghetto and her transfer to Auschwitz; being transferred to Christianstadt labor camp where she dug trenches for water pipes; the march from Christianstadt to Bergen-Belsen and the harsh conditions that it entailed; moving to Sweden after the end of the war; and immigrating to Australia in 1947.

Interviewee
Masza Goldenberg
Interviewer
Anita Fisher
Date
1990 December 04  (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 11:04:51
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