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Oral history interview with Motek Kinderlerer

Oral History | Accession Number: 1996.A.0586.98 | RG Number: RG-50.407.0098

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

Motek Kinderlerer, born September 23, 1920 in Sosnowiec, Poland, describes his parents and five siblings; working as a shop assistant; being in Lviv, Ukraine in 1940 when it was occupied by Russians and worked whatever jobs were available; going to Chernowitz, Romania (Chernivtsi, Ukraine) illegally in 1941 and working as a waiter; being captured in July 1942 in Sosnowiec and sent to a labor camp near Breslau (possibly Markstadt); going to several other camps; being in Fünfteichen camp (Laskowitz-Meleschwitz) in January 1944; marching to Gross-Rosen and Weiden in der Oberpfalz, Germany; immigrating to Australia in July 1949; and getting married and having two daughters.

Interviewee
Motek Kinderlerer
Date
1996 September 04  (interview)
Language
English
Extent
1 videocassette (VHS) : sound, color ; 1/2 in..
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