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Oral history interview with Betty Berman

Oral History | Accession Number: 1999.A.0122.1162 | RG Number: RG-50.477.1162

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Betty Berman describes her early life in Lodz, Poland; the Nazi inavaion of Poland; her older brother's flight to Soviet-occupied Poland; how and when her family moved to the Lodz Ghetto in 1940; her parents' psychological and physical reactions to ghetto confinement; her family's deportation to Auschwitz in 1944; her experiences in Auschwitz, Bergen-Belson, and Salzwedal with her sister; her liberation by American troops; and her immediate post-war life.

Interviewee
Betty Berman
Date
1989 December 04  (interview)
Language
English
Extent
4 sound cassettes (90 min.).
Credit Line
The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, acquired from Jewish Family and Children's Services of San Francisco, the Peninsula, Marin and Sonoma Counties
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Record last modified: 2018-01-22 11:31:03
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