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Oral history interview with Truus Heindyk Kamp

Oral History | Accession Number: 1992.A.0124.26 | RG Number: RG-50.028.0026

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

Truus Heindyk Kamp, born September 29, 1917, discusses growing up in Rotterdam, Netherlands; her parents, two sisters, and brother; her brother dying during the bombardment of Rotterdam on May 14, 1940; becoming a Jehovah's Witness in October 1940; growing up Roman Catholic and never accepting Catholicism; her Belgian first husband, with whom she was active in Bible study and working more or less underground; her husband’s arrest in 1943; her daughter; the J.W. meetings held at different addresses; her husband being sent to the Haagse Veer prison, Vught, the Henckel factory, Sachsenhausen, Neuengamme, and Buchenwald, where he died in February 1945; and meeting her second husband in a group that went pioneering.

Truus H. Kamp
Robert Buckley
1991 September 12  (interview)
1 videocassette (VHS) : sound, color ; 1/2 in..
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