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Oral history interview with Saul Ingber

Oral History | RG Number: RG-50.030.0099

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Saul Ingber, born in Masiv, Romania, describes growing up in a religious family with several brothers and sisters; attending cheder and beginning to learn tailoring as a trade at age thirteen; his deportation to a labor camp in Kőszeg-Hegyalja, Hungary in 1939 and having to build roads in Czechoslovakia and Poland; his transfer in 1944 to Mauthausen, where he stayed for two weeks until he was taken to Ebensee and then to Dachau, where he was eventually liberated by a black American brigade; spending a few months in a hospital and then returning to Masiv to find his mother, two brothers, and sister; going with his sister to a displaced persons camp in Germany, where he met and married Miriam Farcus; taking a boat to Palestine in 1947 and serving in the Israeli Army; and immigrating with his family to the United States in 1957.

Interviewee
Mr. Saul Ingber
Interviewer
Linda G. Kuzmack
Date
1990 October 30  (interview)
Language
English
Genre/Form
Oral histories.
Extent
2 videocasettes (Betacam SP) : sound, color ; 1/2 in..
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection
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Record last modified: 2018-01-22 10:59:28
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