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Oral history interview with William Link

Oral History | Accession Number: 2009.214.50 | RG Number: RG-50.617.0050

William Link (né Wilhelm Link), born June 30, 1905 in Berlin, Germany, describes his family’s Hungarian background; his childhood and education; working for an export firm; the religious youth movement ESRA; experiencing antisemitism in his work; the denouncement of his father to German police; receiving a special permit to train as a glass embosser in 1938; immigrating to Australia in 1949; visiting Germany in 1978; visiting Israel; and his participation in the Jewish community.


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Interviewee
William Link
Date
interview:  1984 May 09
Language
English
Genre/Form
Oral histories.
Extent
5 CD-ROMs.
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, acquired from Sophie Caplan
 
Record last modified: 2020-06-24 14:45:52
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