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Oral history interview with Ze'ev Sheinvald

Oral History | Accession Number: 1995.A.1272.140 | RG Number: RG-50.120.0140

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

Ze'ev Sheinvald, born in July 1921 in Sochaczew, Poland, describes his family; being a member of Betar; the outbreak of war; escaping temporarily to Warsaw, Poland but returning to Sochaczew; being expelled from Sochaczew in February 1940; life in the Warsaw ghetto; escaping from the ghetto and working for Polish peasants; going to the labor camp Skarzysko; being transferred to Buchenwald; being sent to Schlieben to work in the munitions factory; being liberated in Mauthausen; his immigration to Israel; and his disappointment with the reception of Holocaust survivors in Israel.

Interviewee
Ze'ev Sheinvald
Date
1993 May 20  (interview)
Language
Hebrew
Extent
11 videocassettes (U-Matic) : sound, color ; 3/4 in..
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection
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