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Oral history interview with Gerrit von Lochen

Oral History | Accession Number: 1989.67.91 | RG Number: RG-50.012.0091

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Gerrit von Lochen, born in Winterswijk, Holland, in 1916, describes his family; being raised as a Protestant; beginning army training in 1936; being in the Red Cross when Germany invaded the Netherlands and wanting to be in the infantry; his hiding Jews beginning in July 1942; his connections with the underground movement; being forced to house German troops in the last two weeks before liberation; and immigrating to Canada in 1947.

Interviewee
Gerrit von Lochen
Interviewer
Gay Block
Malka Drucker
Date
1988 May 31  (interview)
Language
English
Genre/Form
Oral histories.
Extent
1 videocassette (VHS) : sound, color ; 1/2 in..
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