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Oral history interview with Horace Berry

Oral History | Accession Number: 1995.A.1263.5 | RG Number: RG-50.166.0005

Some video files begin with 10-60 seconds of color bars.

Horace Berry, born in 1920 in Greer, South Carolina, discusses his childhood in Greer and his education at Clemson University; his brother and sister; serving with the 71st Infantry Division of the US Army; his experiences in Lambach, Austria near the end of World War II; his duties in the K Company; being order to Gunskirchen camp; sending camp survivors to a hospital in Wels, Austria; how SS troops were forced to bury the dead; conditions in the camp and an artist who was brought in to sketch the camp; and his experiences at Dachau concentration camp after its liberation. [Note that Mr. Berry shows a booklet entitled, "Album: Conc. Camp Dachau" during his interview.]

Interviewee
Horace S. Berry
Date
1991 September 12  (interview)
Language
English
Extent
1 videotape reel (1" Type C) : sound, color ; 1 in..
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