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Oral history interview with Haim Shmueli

Oral History | Accession Number: 1996.A.0196 | RG Number: RG-50.030.0432

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Haim Shmueli (né Heinz Ruman Shmoll), born in 1935 in was born in 1935 in Usti nad Labem, Czechoslovakia (Czech Republic), describes his family and childhood; his mother’s conversion to Judaism, which she renounced when Hitler came to power; moving to Germany in 1938; his father’s involvement in the underground movement; his deportation to Theresienstadt and his memories of the children’s part of the camp; participating in the propaganda movie filmed in Theresienstadt; his liberation from Theresienstadt in 1945; reuniting with his father after the war; and immigrating to Israel with his father in 1949.

Interviewee
Haim Shmueli
Interviewer
Mr. Scott Miller
Date
1996 June 10  (interview)
Language
Hebrew
Genre/Form
Oral histories.
Extent
2 sound cassettes (60 min.).