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Oral history interview with Paul Wos

Oral History | Digitized | Accession Number: 1992.A.0125.141 | RG Number: RG-50.233.0141

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    Oral history interview with Paul Wos


    Interview Summary
    Paul Wos, born December 22, 1920 in Warsaw, Poland, describes his life in prewar Starowka; his Catholic family; his membership in the Polish Army; his experience helping Jewish families hide during the German occupation; his membership in the resistance movement; the Warsaw ghetto uprising; his family’s deportation as political prisoners; the family’s relocation to several concentration camps until they were finally taken to Flossenbürg; conditions at Flossenbürg; his feelings that he owes his survival to his friend Jan Shienitski and to the power of prayer; and his immigration to the United States in 1961 with his wife and two children.
    Paul Wos
    Anthony DiIorio
    interview:  1992 April 16

    Physical Details

    1 sound cassette (90 min.).

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    Keywords & Subjects

    Personal Name
    Wos, Paul, 1920-

    Administrative Notes

    Anthony Dilorio, of the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum ID Card Project, conducted the interview with Paul Wos in Sea Cliff, NY on April 16, 1992.
    Funding Note
    The cataloging of this oral history interview has been supported by a grant from the Conference on Jewish Material Claims Against Germany.
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