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Oral history interview with Marton Adler

Oral History | Accession Number: 1993.A.0089.20 | RG Number: RG-50.155.0020

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

Marton Adler, born in 1929 in Volové, a village in Sub Carpathian Ruthania (possibly Mizhhir'ya, Ukraine), describes being the oldest of his two brothers and sister; the Hungarian occupation of his village in 1939; the conscription of his father into a labor unit in Russia from 1941 until the end of 1942; how the family eventually lost their store due to the anti-Jewish laws; the German occupation of the area in March of 1944 and being deported with his family soon after; being sent first to a ghetto in Sokirnitsa (Sokyrnytsia), Ukraine and then to Auschwitz, where his mother and siblings were gassed; being sent with his father to Buchenwald and then to Dora, where his father was killed; and being liberated by the British from Bergen-Belsen.

Interviewee
Marton Adler
Date
1989 July 13  (interview)
Language
English
Extent
1 videocassette (VHS) : sound, color ; 1/2 in..
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