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Oral history interview with Henry Drejer

Oral History | Accession Number: 1999.A.0122.1179 | RG Number: RG-50.477.1179

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Henry Drejer describes his Orthodox upbringing near Poznan, Poland; being close to the age of 15 when he was sent to a labor camp in Zakopane; being sent to Plaszow, Melk, Mauthausen, and Ebensee; being liberated from Ebensee on May 5, 1945; his visit to his hometown in Zakopane; how he learned about the fate of his mother who perished; his life after liberation in Austria; his immigration to the United States in 1949; and his training as a cantor.

Interviewee
Henry Drejer
Date
1989 May 08  (interview)
Language
English
Extent
1 sound cassette (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 11:31:14
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