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Oral history interview with Paul Grossman

Oral History | Accession Number: 1996.A.0586.101 | RG Number: RG-50.407.0101

Dr. Paul Grossman (originally Pavel Ulrich Albrecht Grossman; and in Nazi records,Paul Grossmann) August 3, 1924 in Teplice-Šanov, Czechoslovakia, describes his parents and two siblings; fleeing from the Germans and going to Úsobí, Czechoslovakia (Havlíckuv Brod, Czech Republic) to his parents' home; starting an apprenticeship as a cabinet maker; doing forced labor in a forest near Chotěboř, Czechoslovakia (Czech Republic); the assembly of Jews June 5-9, 1942 in Kolín, Czechoslovakia (Czech Republic); being in Theresienstadt from June 9, 1942 to the end of the war; being liberated on May 5, 1945; returning to Úsobí; living in Prague, Czech Republic; going to England from July 1949 to March 1950 en route to Australia; life in Australia; getting married in 1956; and his two children.

Interviewee
Paul Grossman
Interviewer
Geri Kras
Date
1996 September 11  (interview)
Language
English
Extent
1 videocassette (VHS) : sound, color ; 1/2 in..
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