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Oral history interview with Paul Lang

Oral History | Accession Number: 1999.A.0122.1227 | RG Number: RG-50.477.1227

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Paul Lang describes his childhood in Nuremburg, Germany; his military service in the German Army in World War I; his successful business in Karlsruhe; the high visibility of the Nazi party in Nuremburg; his arrest under the Nuremburg Laws in 1938; his imprisonment in Dachau and Buchenwald; his release in October 1938; his immigration immediately after to the United States; how he arrived one week after Kristallnacht; adn the difficulties of starting over in a new country.

Interviewee
Paul Lang
Interviewer
Larry Gottfried
Andy Padlo
Date
1984 August 16  (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 11:31:58
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