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Oral history interview with Eva Nagler

Oral History | Accession Number: 2006.70.164 | RG Number: RG-50.583.0164

Eva Nagler (née Ginat), born October 28, 1926 in Łódź, Poland, describes growing up in Poland before the war; experiencing the beginning of the war and German occupation; witnessing rampant antisemitism; living in the ghetto; the dynamic of the Judenrat; coping with her father’s death from tuberculosis; being transported to Auschwitz, Stutthof, and then to Schippenbeil (Sępopol, Poland); the death march and then hiding; working as an Aryan in Pillau, Germany (now Baltiisk, Russia); being liberated by Russian soldiers; moving to Poland, Italy, and Israel after the war; and immigrating to Australia in 1952 and establishing her life there.

Some video files begin with 10-60 seconds of color bars.
Eva Nagler
Mrs. Kayla Szumer
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: 2020-03-26 09:41:06
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