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Oral history interview with Susan Taube

Oral History | Accession Number: 1992.A.0129.28 | RG Number: RG-50.029.0028

Some video files begin with 10-60 seconds of color bars.

Susan Taube, born in Vacha, Germany, on January 9, 1926, discusses her family life; pre-war antisemitism; going to Frankfurt, Germany to attend a Jewish school until the end of 1939; attending school in Berlin, Germany; working in an old age home cleaning and cooking; wearing the yellow star in 1941; working for a children's home in 1941; working in a U-boat factory in the fall of 1941; being sent to the Riga ghetto in Latvia; walking to Kaiserwald in July 1944; being taken to Stutthof; being taken to Sophienwalde; returning to Stutthof; her liberation by the Russians; meeting her future husband; traveling to Berlin; moving into a displaced persons camp; traveling to Hessen, Germany (in the town Osterwieck); and immigrating in 1947 to the United States, where she reunited with her father.

Interviewee
Susan Taube
Date
1993 March 07  (interview)
Language
English
Extent
1 videocassette (VHS) : sound, color ; 1/2 in..
Credit Line
The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, Gift of Larry Papier
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