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Oral history interview with Irene Hasenberg Butter

Oral History | Accession Number: 1993.A.0089.1 | RG Number: RG-50.155.0001

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Dr. Irene Hasenberg Butter, born in Berlin, Germany in 1930, describes moving with her family to Holland, Netherlands in 1937; being deported with her family in June 1943 to Westerbork, a transit camp, and then in February 1944 to Bergen-Belsen; how her family managed to be included in an exchange transport in early 1945 using falsified Ecuadorian passports; the death of her father during the transport; the release of the rest of the family, who went to North Africa; and moving to New York, NY after the war ended.

Interviewee
Irene H. Butter
Interviewer
Sidney M. Bolkosky
Date
approximately 1986 September 22  (interview)
approximately  (publication/distribution)
Language
English
Extent
1 videocassette (VHS) : sound, color ; 1/2 in..