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Oral history interview with Tzvi Shpigal

Oral History | Accession Number: 1995.A.1272.147 | RG Number: RG-50.120.0147

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

Tzvi Shpigal, born in January 1915 in Budapest, Hungary, describes growing up in Muncacz, Czechoslovakia (Mukacheve, Ukraine); enlisting in the Czech Army but not being able to graduate from officer school because he was Jewish; being sent to several labor camps, including Košice; life in Auschwitz and Birkenau where he worked with twin children, helping to save children; and his present contact with those children.

Interviewee
Tzvi Shpigal
Date
1993 January 11  (interview)
Language
Hebrew
Extent
1 videocassette (U-Matic) : sound, color ; 3/4 in..
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection
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Record last modified: 2018-03-14 09:15:31
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