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Oral history interview with Isak Lips

Oral History | Accession Number: 2006.70.162 | RG Number: RG-50.583.0162

Isak Lips (born Lipszyc) born July 10, 1920 in Łódź, Poland describes life in Poland before the war; the rise of the Nazi Regime and the beginning of the war; leaving Łódź and traveling to Warsaw; deciding to leave Warsaw to move to Russia; experiencing German brutality; being forced to return to Łódź; being transferred to Auschwitz and then to Dachau; surviving the war; living in Munich, Germany and France after the end of the war; and immigrating and establishing his life in Australia.

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Lips, Isak
Szumer, Mrs. Kayla
interview:  1991 February 25
1 sound cassette.
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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.
Record last modified: 2022-07-28 20:11:18
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