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Oral history interview with Nachman Zonabend

Oral History | Accession Number: 1995.A.1272.205 | RG Number: RG-50.120.0205

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

Nachman Zonabend, born in Leczyca, Poland in October 1918, discusses attending school; his family moving to Lodz in 1936; attempting to flee Warsaw, Poland when the war began; being captured by Germans and being made to walk to Pszczanow, where many were executed; escaping; returning to Lodz; working in the post office in the Lodz ghetto in June 1940; working in a meat distribution center in the ghetto; the death of his sisters in Treblinka; his lack of knowledge about the fate of his parents; meeting Mendel Grossman; hiding in a bunker; liberation; and immigration to Sweden.

Interviewee
Mr. Nachman Zonabend
Date
1994 September 09  (interview)
Language
Polish
Extent
3 videocassettes (U-Matic) : sound, color ; 3/4 in..
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection
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