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Oral history interview with Szymon Binke

Oral History | Accession Number: 1993.A.0089.25 | RG Number: RG-50.155.0025

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

Szymon Binke, born in 1931 in Lódz, Poland, describes how shortly after the Nazi invasion his family was moved to the city's Baluty district, which became the Lódz ghetto; being deported with his family in 1944 to Auschwitz-Birkenau, where his mother and sister were gassed; being placed in the Kinderblock; escaping from the Kinderblock to join his father and uncles in the main camp of Auschwitz; and being transferred later to a series of forced labor camps until he was liberated in May 1945.

Interviewee
Szymon Binke
Date
1997 June 16  (interview)
Language
English
Extent
2 videocassettes (VHS) : sound, color ; 1/2 in..
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