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Oral history interview with Fred Gutter

Oral History | Digitized | Accession Number: 1999.A.0244 | RG Number: RG-50.106.0127

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    Oral history interview with Fred Gutter


    Interview Summary
    Fred Gutter, born on December 25, 1926 in Sanok, Poland, describes his family and childhood; his memories of celebrating the Jewish holidays and Sabbath services; attending a high school and experiencing antisemitism; increasing persecution against Jews in the 1930s; moving to Lwów because of the difficulties his family faced; his family’s capture by Russian troops and living under Russian control; being released by the Russians at the end of the war and briefly returning to Sanok; staying in several displaced persons camps; reuniting with his father after the war; receiving aid from the Joint Distribution Committee; spending some time in Palestine and fighting in the 1948 war; immigrating to the United States in 1959; and his feelings about American politics.
    Fred Gutter
    Gail Schwartz
    interview:  1999 October 30

    Physical Details

    Oral histories.
    2 sound cassettes (60 min.).

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    Keywords & Subjects

    Personal Name
    Gutter, Fred, 1926-

    Administrative Notes

    The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Oral History branch conducted this interview on October 30, 1999. The interview was transferred to the Archives October 30, 1999.
    Funding Note
    The cataloging of this oral history interview has been supported by a grant from the Conference on Jewish Material Claims Against Germany.
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