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Oral history interview with David Sheps

Oral History | Accession Number: 2009.214.9 | RG Number: RG-50.617.0009

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David Sheps (né David Szeps), born November 25, 1907 in Tomaszow Mazowiecki, Poland, discusses his childhood and education; attending Warsaw University and medical school in Basel, Switzerland; returning to Poland in May 1939; the beginning of the war; living on false Aryan papers in Glinks, Czechoslovakia from 1939 to 1942; arriving in Brody, Poland (now in Ukraine) in 1943; working at night in a factory from 1948 to 1949 while retaking his fourth and fifth years at medical school; and immigrating to Australia in 1948.

Interviewee
Dr. David Sheps
Interviewer
Ms. Sophie Caplan
Date
1980 November 18  (interview)
Language
English
Genre/Form
Oral histories.
Extent
3 CD-ROMs.
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, acquired from Sophie Caplan
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Record last modified: 2018-01-22 10:41:51
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