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Oral history interview with Edward Dahl

Oral History | Accession Number: 2009.214.44 | RG Number: RG-50.617.0044

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Edward Dahl (né Eduard Dahl), born June 23, 1921 in Elberfeld, Germany, discusses his family’s background; his childhood; his secular and religious educations; attending Geneva International School (April 1938-August 1939); being shunned in school; going to London, England on August 25, 1939; leaving for Australia on the “Dunera” and arriving in September 1940; being imprisoned in Hay and Tatura internment camps; living in Melbourne and Alice Springs; visiting Germany in 1953 and again in 1962 when he was invited by the City of Wuppertal; getting married in 1950; his two sons; and being more Orthodox now than his earlier life due to his experiences in Hay and Tatura.

Interviewee
Edward Dahl
Date
1983 July 13  (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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