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Oral history interview with Paul Lang

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

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.


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Interviewee
Paul Lang
Interviewer
Larry Gottfried
Andy Padlo
Date
interview:  1984 August 16
Language
English
Extent
1 sound cassette (90 min.).
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Jewish Family and Children's Services of San Francisco, the Peninsula, Marin and Sonoma Counties
 
Record last modified: 2020-03-26 09:25:30
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