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Oral history interview with Henry J. Kellermann

Oral History | RG Number: RG-50.030.0103

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Henry J. Kellermann, born in Berlin, Germany in 1910, describes his family and his childhood; participating in the League of German Jewish Youth and the Gestapo monitoring their meetings; receiving his doctorate degree from the University of Berlin in 1937 and then immigrating to the United States the following year; working on a fellowship in political economics and then working for the National Refugee Service, the Foreign Broadcast Intelligence Service, and finally the OSS; traveling to Europe and gathering material to prosecute former Nazi party members in the Nuremberg Trials; visiting Dachau while in Europe and meeting with several survivors; and joining the American diplomatic service after the Nuremberg war trials.

Interviewee
Henry J. Kellermann
Interviewer
Holly Snyder
Date
1992 June 18  (interview)
Language
English
Genre/Form
Oral histories.
Extent
1 videocassette (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 11:00:00
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