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Oral history interview with Sever Sternhell

Oral History | Accession Number: 2009.214.15 | RG Number: RG-50.617.0015

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Sever Sternhill (né Severyn Sternhell), born May 30, 1930 in Lvov, Poland (L'viv, Ukraine), discusses his childhood and education; experiencing antisemitism; his Jewish education; the Einsatzgruppen action in Nadworna (Nadvirna, Ukraine) in September 1941; various actions in the ghetto; the liquidation of the ghetto; being sent to Bergen-Belsen concentration camp; living in Palestine from 1945; immigrating to Australia; attending Newington College and the University of Sydney; his interactions with Germans and Poles; and his religious observations.

Interviewee
Sever Sternhell
Interviewer
Ms. Sophie Caplan
Date
1980 February 03-1980 February 04  (interview)
Language
English
Genre/Form
Oral histories.
Extent
4 CD-ROMs.
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, acquired from Sophie Caplan