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Oral history interview with Betty Corman and Jean Corman

Oral History | Accession Number: 1999.A.0122.1173 | RG Number: RG-50.477.1173

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Betty and Jean Corman describe conditions in France before the Nazi invasion; French antisemitism; Jean's service in the French military; Jean's arrest and imprisonment in the Drancy concentration camp in August 1941; Jean's daily life in Drancy; Jean's release from prison; Jean and Betty's flight to the countryside; daily life in a small village; Jean's work with the underground; their experiences after the war; and the fate of Jean's parents and other family members.

Interviewee
Jean Corman
Betty Corman
Interviewer
Rachel Gordon
Rene Kaseff
Date
1985 May 30  (interview)
Language
English
Extent
3 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 11:31:11
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