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Oral history interview with Lester Edelstein

Oral History | Accession Number: 1993.A.0092 DUP | RG Number: RG-50.358.0001

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Lester Edelstein, a member of the 63rd Armored Infantry Battalion, 11th Armored Division, Third Army, describes his experiences during the liberation of the Mauthausen concentration camp, in which he was the first Jewish officer in the American Army to enter.

Interviewee
Lester Edelstein
Date
1993 March 01  (interview)
Language
English
Extent
1 sound cassette (60 min.).
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Lester Edelstein
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Record last modified: 2018-01-22 10:37:10
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