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Oral history interview with Kalman Wexler

Oral History | Accession Number: 1995.A.1272.169 | RG Number: RG-50.120.0169

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Kalman Wexler, born in January 1920 in Lódz, Poland, discusses his family life; being involved with the Bund movement; pre-war antisemitism; walking to Warsaw, Poland, when the war began and returning to Lódz; the creation of the Lódz ghetto its leadership; hidden radios in the ghetto; the liquidation of the ghetto; being sent to Oranienburg and Sachsenhausen; being liberated by the Russians; returning to Lódz; and leaving for Israel in 1948.

Interviewee
Kalman Wexler
Date
1993 July 21  (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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