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Oral history interview with Hanni Krispin

Oral History | Accession Number: 1992.A.0129.35 | RG Number: RG-50.029.0035

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

Hanni Krispin, born on March 23, 1924 in Memel (Klaipeda), Lithuania, describes her family moving to Kovno, Poland (Kaunas, Lithuania); her family being very conservative and observant; the Russian occupation of Lithuania; remaining active in Zionist youth groups; the Nazi invasion and the Russians fleeing; Lithuanian forces arresting her family; her father being taken away and never seeing him again; being imprisoned with her mother for a few weeks; being forced into the Kovno ghetto; being deported in July 1944 with her mother along with other women to German work camps; and feeling fortunate to have survived.

Interviewee
Ms. Hanni Krispin
Date
1993 November 01  (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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