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Oral history interview with Joe Fox

Oral History | Accession Number: 1999.A.0122.1344 | RG Number: RG-50.477.1344

Joseph Fox, born on January 11, 1923 in Warsaw, Poland, discusses his war-time experiences in Warsaw; his participation in the building of the ghetto walls; witnessing starvation and disease; fleeing the ghetto in November 1942; the year he spent in hiding in the woods; joining the partisans in 1943; his experiences with the partisans; his sense of empowerment; his skill at demolitions; the death of his family members, except for two brothers; and the importance of Holocaust education and remembrance.

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Joe Fox
interview:  1983 April 13-1983 April 13
2 sound cassettes (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 09:25:40
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