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Oral history interview with Eva Nagler

Oral History | Accession Number: 2009.214.3 | RG Number: RG-50.617.0003

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Eva Nagler (née Ginat), born October 28, 1926 in Lódz, Poland, discusses her early life in Lódz and Andrzejów; her parents’ backgrounds; experiencing antisemitism in school; being a member of the Hanoar Hatzioni; the beginning of the war and her family perishing soon after the German occupation; life in the Lódz ghetto; being sent to several concentration camps, including Auschwitz, Stutthof, and Schippenbeil; surviving the mass shooting at Palmnicken (now Yantarny, Russia); receiving help from a Feldgendarmerie during her flight from the massacre; sailing illegally on a ship from Ostia, Italy and being detained and later released; legally immigrating to Palestine in 1946; and immigrating to Australia in 1957.

Interviewee
Eva Nagler
Interviewer
Ms. Sophie Caplan
Date
1980 October 29  (interview)
Language
English
Genre/Form
Oral histories.
Extent
10 CD-ROMs.
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, acquired from Sophie Caplan
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Record last modified: 2018-01-22 10:39:16
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