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Oral history interview with Meir Bussak

Oral History | Accession Number: 1995.A.1272.26 | RG Number: RG-50.120.0026

Some video files begin with 10-60 seconds of color bars.

Meir Bussak, born in 1912, discusses his childhood in Krakow, Poland; going to study Jewish history in Warsaw, Poland; increasing antisemitism; being expelled from Krakow to a work camp; working for Simens, building railroad tracks; the dismantling of the work camp; being sent to Plaszow; forced labor in the quarry in Plaszow and living conditions; being chosen for Schindler’s factory in Brněnec, Czechoslovakia; his personal connection with Schindler and Schindler’s wife; and liberation by the Soviets.

Interviewee
Meir Bussak
Interviewer
Nathan Beyrak
Date
1991 March 05  (interview)
Language
Hebrew
Extent
5 videocassettes (U-Matic) : sound, color ; 3/4 in..
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection
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