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Oral history interview with Yehuda Marshand

Oral History | Accession Number: 1995.A.1272.101 | RG Number: RG-50.120.0101

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

Yehuda Marshand, born in Amsterdam, Netherlands on September 27, 1914, describes his family; his childhood; working for a firm that imported metals; meeting his wife, Hetti, in 1935; the arrival of Jewish refugees from Germany in 1938; joining the Dutch Army and becoming an officer; how after the Germans occupied Holland, he met a woman in Amersfoort who was active in the underground and a nobleman who agreed to give him his name so he would have a new identity; living in hiding with a Christian family; going in 1943 to Groningen, where he had to give his documents to the manager of the hotel who had to give them to a German policeman; being captured and sent to 's-Hertogenbosch camp, where Yehuda worked for the Philips factory; being sent to Westerbork, and then Birkenau, Monowitz, Gleiwitz, Dora, and Nordhausen; his post-war life; and immigration to Israel.

Interviewee
Mr. Yehuda Marshand
Date
1991 November 22  (interview)
Language
Hebrew
Extent
16 videocassettes (U-Matic) : sound, color ; 3/4 in..
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection
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