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Oral history interview with Ilona Blair

Oral History | Digitized | Accession Number: 2009.214.6 | RG Number: RG-50.617.0006

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    Oral history interview with Ilona Blair

    Overview

    Interview Summary
    Ilona Blair (née Reichman), born December 12, 1929 in Uzhhorod, Czechoslovakia (now in Ukraine), discusses her childhood and education; her family in Uzhhorod; experiencing antisemitism; the beginning of the war; being sent to Auschwitz in May 1944; being transferred to Hamburg, Germany in July 1944; being sent to Bergen-Belsen, where she was liberated; going to Sweden in June 1945; living in Paris, France between 1947 and 1950; and immigrating to Australia in 1951.
    Interviewee
    Ilona Blair
    Interviewer
    Ms. Sophie Caplan
    Date
    interview:  1980 November 10
    Credit Line
    United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, acquired from Sophie Caplan

    Physical Details

    Language
    English
    Genre/Form
    Oral histories.
    Extent
    4 CD-ROMs.

    Rights & Restrictions

    Conditions on Access
    There are no known restrictions on access to this material.
    Conditions on Use
    No restrictions on use

    Keywords & Subjects

    Personal Name
    Blair, Ilona, 1929-

    Administrative Notes

    Holder of Originals
    Ms. Sophie Caplan
    Provenance
    Sophie Caplan donated her interview with Ilona Blair to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in Oct. 2009. The collection was transferred to the Museum’s Oral History Branch in 2010.
    Record last modified:
    2023-11-16 09:18:19
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