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Oral history interview with Georgia Gabor

Oral History | Digitized | Accession Number: 1989.345.13 | RG Number: RG-50.005.0013

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    Oral history interview with Georgia Gabor


    Interview Summary
    Georgia Gabor, born Budapest, Hungary in 1930, describes being the only survivor in her family besides one cousin; growing up in a prominent family; becoming aware that she was different from other Hungarians because she was Jewish in 1942; hearing what was going on in Poland with the Jews; the Germans arriving in March 1944; the formation of a Judenrat (Jewish council), which her father was part of; the book she wrote (My Destiny: Survivor of the Holocaust); restrictions on the Jews; the bombings in Budapest; keeping a notebook of her experiences during that time; the roundups and deportations; receiving a Swiss affidavit; not wearing the star; getting her mother released from the brick factory with the help of a Nazi, who was a former client of her father; witnessing the brutal beatings and torture of Hungarian Jews; hiding out; and her view of American Jews during the war.
    Georgia M. Gabor
    interview:  1984 May 19
    Credit Line
    United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of the University of California, Los Angeles

    Physical Details

    1 DVD.
    1 sound recording : WAV.

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    Personal Name
    Gabor, Georgia M., 1930-

    Administrative Notes

    The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Oral History Branch produced these interviews in cooperation with the University of California, Los Angeles. Both institutions house copies of the interviews.
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