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Oral history interview with Michel Pachter

Oral History | Accession Number: 1995.A.1281.23 | RG Number: RG-50.146.0023

Michel Pachter, born in Warsaw, Poland, discusses life in the Warsaw ghetto in 1940; his work in the "Little Ghetto," dismantling houses burned in 1939; traveling to and from the ghetto for work, smuggling small arms for the resistance; his January 18, 1943 arrest by the SS; being deported to Treblinka and then Majdanek; life in Majdanek; being liberated; his two-year recovery in Davos, Switzerland; and his move to France in 1950.


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Interviewee
Michel Pachter
Date
interview:  1994 March 22
Language
French
Extent
1 videocassette (VHS) : sound, color ; 1/2 in..
 
Record last modified: 2020-03-26 09:32:27
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