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Oral history interview with Marie Alter

Oral History | Accession Number: 1995.A.1272.285 | RG Number: RG-50.120.0285

Marie Alter, born on January 27, 1923 in Suchdol, Czechoslovakia (now part of Prague, Czech Republic), describes her family and being the youngest and only daughter of three children; how neither of her parents survived the war; a Nazi teacher at her school; being sent to Auschwitz and Bergen-Belsen; finding her older brother, who she thought had died, after the war; having many health issues after the war, including tuberculosis; and marrying a man and moving to Israel with him after the war.

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Marie Alter
interview:  1996 July 26
10 videocassettes (U-Matic) : sound, color ; 3/4 in..
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, courtesy of the Jeff and Toby Herr Foundation
Record last modified: 2020-03-26 09:45:48
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