Advanced Search

Learn About The Holocaust

Special Collections

My Saved Research




Skip to main content

Oral history interview with Pinchas Zabludovitz

Oral History | Accession Number: 1995.A.1272.175 | RG Number: RG-50.120.0175

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

Pinchas Zabludovitz, born in Poland on January 6, 1924, discusses his family history and growing up in Ciechanow (Cieszanów), Poland; the outbreak of war on September 1, 1939; traveling to Warsaw, Poland; returning to Ciechanow; life under the severe restrictions of the Gestapo; being assigned to work for a German; the treatment of the handicapped; attempting to escape to Russia; being deported to Auschwitz-Birkenau on November 4, 1942; his electrical work in Auschwitz; living in barrack number 16 and the various barracks; his brother hoarding explosives for the underground and the explosion in the crematorium; the wrestler Shimshon Eisen; the 80 km death march; arriving in Gross Rosen; being transported to Dachau; liberation by Americans on May 1, 1945; the reunion with his brothers; and traveling to Israel via Egypt in 1945.

Pinchas Zabludovitz
1992 September 15  (interview)
8 videocassettes (U-Matic) : sound, color ; 3/4 in..
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection
Expand all
Record last modified: 2018-07-11 15:48:55
This page: