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Oral history interview with Alexander Ehrmann

Oral History | Accession Number: 1993.A.0089.14 | RG Number: RG-50.155.0014

Alexander Ehrmann, born in Kralovsky Chlumec, Czechoslovakia (Král'ovský Chlmec, Slovakia), describes his family; being deported with his family to a ghetto in 1944 and then to Auschwitz, where his parents and a sister and her son were killed; being transferred to Warsaw after the uprising in the Warsaw ghetto ended in order to salvage materials from the ghetto; spending five days in Dachau; being transferred to Muhldorf, where the inmates were building an underground aircraft factory; being evacuated from the camp and put on a train; being and moved back and forth in the unoccupied area until they were liberated by American troops; and reuniting with two sisters and his younger brother after the war ended.


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Interviewee
Mr. Alexander Ehrmann
Interviewer
Sidney M. Bolkosky
Date
interview:  approximately 1983 May 13
publication/distribution:  approximately
Language
English
Extent
2 videocassettes (VHS) : sound, color ; 1/2 in..
 
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