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Oral history interview with Ann Gabor Arancio

Oral History | Accession Number: 1999.A.0122.188 | RG Number: RG-50.477.0188

The interview describes Ms. Arancio's childhood in Gyula, Hungary, her childhood experiences with antisemitism, and her experiences in passing a Christian with false identity papers. Ms. Arancio describes being captured in November 1944 by Nazi troops, her forced labor in a brick factory, her escape with her mother and sister, and going into hiding in several locations. She discusses the liberation of Hungary, studying in Holland, and emigrating to the United States with her husband in 1950. Ms. Arancio describes her divorce, remarriage and family life in the United States.

Ms. Arancio was featured in the book, "A Time to Flee: Unseen Women of Courage."

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Ms. Ann G. Arancio
interview:  1994 February 09
3 videocassettes (SVHS) : sound, color ; 1/2 in..
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Jewish Family and Children's Services of San Francisco, the Peninsula, Marin and Sonoma Counties
Record last modified: 2020-03-26 09:49:10
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