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Oral history interview with Hilde C. Wolf

Oral History | Accession Number: 2009.214.25 | RG Number: RG-50.617.0025

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Hilde Clarisse Wolf (née Erlanger), born February 27, 1915 in Frankfurt am Main, Germany, discusses her childhood and education in Frankfurt am Main; working as a buyer in a warehouse; meeting her future husband in a hockey club; Kristallnacht, during which her fiancé was arrested and imprisoned in Buchenwald; getting her fiancé out of the camp; receiving a permit to travel from her cousin (Hannchen Goldschmitt); immigrating to Sydney, Australia in 1939; working as a maid and cook; her husband’s work; her two children; being widowed and remarrying; her life and work in Australia; and her involvement with the Jewish community.

Interviewee
Hilde C. Wolf
Interviewer
Ms. Sophie Caplan
Date
1981 September 16  (interview)
Language
English
Genre/Form
Oral histories.
Extent
5 CD-ROMs.
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, acquired from Sophie Caplan
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Record last modified: 2018-01-22 10:47:00
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