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Oral history interview with Erwin (Froim) Baum

Oral History | RG Number: RG-50.549.01.0007

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Erwin (Froim) Baum, born on April 15, 1926 in Warsaw, Poland, discusses being raised in an orphanage in the Warsaw Ghetto; his deportation to Auschwitz in the fall of 1942 with his mother and siblings; being in several concentration camps, including one in which airplane parts were fabricated; being subjected to physical torture in the camps; his liberation; being sent to Luxembourg; moving to Israel, Belgium, Canada, and finally settling in the United States; visiting the Polish orphanage in 1988; and his continuing nightmares about his experiences.

Interviewee
Erwin Baum
Date
1995 December 05  (interview)
Language
English
Extent
3 sound cassettes (60 min.).
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Record last modified: 2018-01-22 10:40:59
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