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Benjamin Klotz memoirs

Document | Accession Number: 1994.A.0241 | RG Number: RG-02.166

In his memoir Benjamin Klotz (1901-1974) describes the German invasion of Poland and his life during the occupation of Łódź, Poland; his escape to and life in Soviet-occupied Lʹviv, Poland (now Ukraine); his subsequent escape from German-occupied Lʹviv; the fates of members of his family; life in the concentration camps of Bierzanow-Płaszów, Buchenwald, and Bautzen; liberation by the Soviets; life as a displaced person, including a meeting with Earl G. Harrison; and his reunion with his son and their immigration to the United States in 1946.

Date
1939-1946
Extent
1 folder
 
Record last modified: 2020-06-25 15:14:36
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