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Oral history interview with Ronica Strauss

Oral History | Accession Number: 2006.70.180 | RG Number: RG-50.583.0180

Ronica Strauss, born February 12, 1913 in Tarnopol, Poland (Ternopil', Ukraine), describes growing up in Vienna, Austria before the war; attempting to escape Vienna and go to France; her inability to enter France and subsequently being transported to Rivesaltes camp; obtaining release papers and traveling to Lyon, France with her then-husband; escaping two raids by the Gestapo; surviving the war in Lyon; reuniting with her family, who all survived; and immigrating to Australia in 1918.

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Strauss, Ronica
Imhof, Herta
interview:  1990 October 22
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 20:11:19
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