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Oral history interview with Stephen Horvath

Oral History | Accession Number: 2009.214.55 | RG Number: RG-50.617.0055

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Stephen Horvath (né Istvan Horvath), born August 21, 1903 in Győr, Hungary, describes his family’s background; his childhood and education; studying engineering in Budapest, Hungary; being kicked out of the university because he was Jewish; working in a Hungarian labor battalion; being imprisoned in Mauthausen labor camp; leaving Hungary in 1948 for Zurich, Switzerland and immigrating to Australia in November 1948; receiving help from HIAS; living in Neutral Bay (suburb of Sydney); and visiting Hungary a few times since his immigration.

Interviewee
Stephen Horvath
Date
1985 May 14  (interview)
Language
English
Genre/Form
Oral histories.
Extent
6 CD-ROMs.
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, acquired from Sophie Caplan
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Record last modified: 2018-01-22 10:52:31
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