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Oral history interview with Marton Hamor

Oral History | Accession Number: 2006.70.195 | RG Number: RG-50.583.0195

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Marton Hamor (né Hirschl), born on March 24, 1913 in Oradea, Romania, describes growing up in Romania before the war; experiencing the beginning of the war; the introduction of antisemitic laws; participating in forced labor in Balatonaliga, Hungary and Kiev, Ukraine; retreating to Stanislau when the Russian troops began to approach; witnessing the German occupation of Hungary; being transported to Mauthausen concentration camp and then to Gunskirchen; being liberated by the American Army; living in Hungary after the end of the war; and immigrating to Australia in 1956.

Interviewee
Marton Hamor
Interviewer
Ilona Vogel
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 11:08:16
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