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Oral history interview with Ilona Blair

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

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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
1980 November 10  (interview)
Language
English
Genre/Form
Oral histories.
Extent
4 CD-ROMs.
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, acquired from Sophie Caplan
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Record last modified: 2018-01-22 10:40:38
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