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Oral history interview with Victor H. Bennett

Oral History | Digitized | Accession Number: 2009.214.36 | RG Number: RG-50.617.0036

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    Oral history interview with Victor H. Bennett


    Interview Summary
    Victor Hyman “Chaim” Bennett (né Miseretzsky), born in London, England April 21, 1917, describes his family’s background in Ukraine; his childhood and education; moving to Palestine with his parents in 1930; living in Jaffa, Jerusalem, and Haifa; his schooling in Jerusalem and participation in Jewish youth groups; working on the Haffa port construction; being deported from Palestine in 1939 to the UK after smuggling arms for the Irgun; spending five years in the British Palestine Army; fighting for the Irgun in 1948; and immigrating to Australia in 1957.
    Victor H. Bennet
    interview:  1982 July 13
    Credit Line
    United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, acquired from Sophie Caplan

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    Oral histories.
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    Holder of Originals
    Ms. Sophie Caplan
    Sophie Caplan donated her interview with Victor H. Bennett to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in Oct. 2009. The collection was transferred to the Museum’s Oral History Branch in 2010.
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